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Re: [libvirt] [PATCH 0/4] libxl: fixes related to concurrency improvements



Michal Privoznik wrote:
> On 05.02.2014 18:39, Jim Fehlig wrote:
>> While reviving old patches to add job support to the libxl driver,
>> testing revealed some problems that were difficult to encounter
>> in the current, more serialized processing approach used in the
>> driver.
>>
>> The first patch is a bug fix, plugging leaks of libxlDomainObjPrivate
>> objects.  The second patch removes the list of libxl timer registrations
>> maintained in the driver - a hack I was never fond of.  The third patch
>> moves domain shutdown handling to a thread, instead of doing all the
>> shutdown work in the event handler.  The fourth patch fixes an issue wrt
>> child process handling discussed in this thread
>>
>> http://lists.xen.org/archives/html/xen-devel/2014-01/msg01553.html
>>
>> Ian Jackson's latest patches on the libxl side are here
>>
>> http://lists.xen.org/archives/html/xen-devel/2014-02/msg00124.html
>>
>>
>> Jim Fehlig (4):
>>    libxl: fix leaking libxlDomainObjPrivate
>>    libxl: remove list of timer registrations from libxlDomainObjPrivate
>>    libxl: handle domain shutdown events in a thread
>>    libxl: improve subprocess handling
>>
>>   src/libxl/libxl_conf.h   |   5 +-
>>   src/libxl/libxl_domain.c | 102 ++++++++---------------------------
>>   src/libxl/libxl_domain.h |   8 +--
>>   src/libxl/libxl_driver.c | 135
>> +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++----------------
>>   4 files changed, 115 insertions(+), 135 deletions(-)
>>
>
> ACK series but see my comment on 3/4 where I'm asking for a pair of
> fixes prior pushing.

Thanks for pointing those out, especially creating the joinable thread
that was never joined :).  Fixed.  I also added a note to the commit
message of 4/4 stating that the fixes on the libxl side will be included
in Xen 4.4.0

http://lists.xen.org/archives/html/xen-devel/2014-02/msg00463.html

Pushed series.  Thanks!

Regards,
Jim


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