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Re: [libvirt] PATCH: 0/28: Thread safety for libvirtd daemon and drivers



On Wed, Dec 03, 2008 at 07:44:02PM +0000, Daniel P. Berrange wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 03, 2008 at 08:20:36PM +0100, Daniel Veillard wrote:
> > On Wed, Dec 03, 2008 at 06:52:32PM +0000, Daniel P. Berrange wrote:
> > > On Wed, Dec 03, 2008 at 04:18:21PM +0100, Daniel Veillard wrote:
> > > > On Mon, Dec 01, 2008 at 12:26:48AM +0000, Daniel P. Berrange wrote:
> > > > > This is a diffstat summary for the combined series of 28 patches
> > > > 
> > > >   Okay, my take at this point is that those should be commited with
> > > > the few fix found my manual examination, maybe extend the documentation
> > > > a bit, and start testing it as much as prossible.
> > > >   Some locking debug facility might be a good addition,
> > > 
> > > I wrote some an OCaml program using CIL to check driver method exit paths
> > > and validate that all objects were left in an unlocked state. This found
> > > some real bugs !
> > > 
> > > So here's the incremental fixes for those
> > [...]
> > 
> >   Damn, I missed them :-)
> > 
> > Is the CIL code too specific or too limited to share ? I must admit I
> > looked for a bit on the CIL website and Rich details from his previous
> > work on it:
> >   http://et.redhat.com/~rjones/cil-analysis-of-libvirt/
> > but the Ocaml language barrier somehow blocked me.
> 
> I started off from Rich's example, and then bashed my head again a
> brick for 2 days and the attached file is the result :-)

All I can say is ... blimey.

Rich.

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