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Re: [Libvir] Any API available for renaming the guest OS

In solaris in Man page of xm  it show rename option

rename  oldname newname

         Renames the domain oldname to newname.

On Tue, Mar 4, 2008 at 4:17 PM, Richard W.M. Jones <rjones redhat com> wrote:
On Tue, Mar 04, 2008 at 11:43:10AM +0530, Ajishrao.r wrote:
> xm has rename option, without reboot.

Right, but not in the manpage.

> Is theirs any specific reason why we don't have rename API?

Not particularly, just waiting for a patch.

The QEMU driver looks like it could be easily modified to support
changing the name, which is just stored within a memory structure


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