Re: preliminary patch towards XEN virtual disk naming
Ferenc Wagner <email@example.com> writes:
>> * libparted should also recognize the device type, which isn't much
>> of a problem (based on a cursory look at the sources). But that
>> would just duplicate the info on the line at best. Probably
>> something else is needed... But what?
> Current git parted alread recognizes such devices as "Xen Virtual
> Block Device". Which is basically the content of the above template.
> What's customary in this case?
I've noticed that Sid uses parted-1.7.1, which was released in
2005... Only experimental has 1.8.8, which is fairly current.
Assuming there's a good reason for this, should the Debian version
incorporate these xvd changes?