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Re: [Xen-devel] [RFC Patch v4 8/9] store correct format into tapdisk-params/params

On Tue, 2014-09-23 at 10:07 +0800, Wen Congyang wrote:
> On 09/22/2014 10:37 PM, Ian Campbell wrote:
> > On Mon, 2014-09-22 at 13:59 +0800, Wen Congyang wrote:
> > 
> >> And we cannot use the API libxl_disk_format_from_string()
> >> to get the format from the string.
> > 
> > ... can you spell out why/where this is important please.
> The API libxl_device_disk_list() will return all disks. But the
> type is wrong if it is a tapdisk device.

Thanks, please add this to the commit message.

> > 
> > Did you test blktap2 and qemu to be sure that they handle "raw" in
> > particular correctly?
> Sorry, I don't understand what do you want to test.

That both blktap2 and qemu still correctly handle raw disk images after
your changes, since AIUI the xenstore contents will have changed for


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