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Re: preliminary patch towards XEN virtual disk naming

Ian Campbell <ijc@hellion.org.uk> writes:

> On Tue, 2008-04-22 at 11:39 +0200, Ferenc Wagner wrote:
>> Ian Campbell <ijc@hellion.org.uk> writes:
>>> I've left any parted enhancements out for now, as you say they would be
>>> a useful further specification in the future.
>> What do you mean here?
> The "Unknown" which appears in the dialog comes from parted (I think).

Yes, that took me a good while to figure out... :)

> You were looking at adding xvd support to parted and found that a more
> recent upstream version already had it, I think.


> I just meant that the "Unknown" could become "Xen Virtual disk" in
> the future adding a bit more detail to the "Virtual disk" as Frans
> suggests above (I think, quoting a bit complex up there ;-)).

I managed to follow, we're on the same page.  Frans also mentioned
that parted will probably be updated for Lenny, which would bring in
the above string in place of "Unknown".  Not much else to do here, I guess.

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