[CentOS-virt] qemu-kvm rebuild in Centos for oVirt in SIG Virt

Fri Jun 6 18:25:18 UTC 2014
Douglas Schilling Landgraf <dougsland at redhat.com>

On 06/05/2014 07:22 AM, George Dunlap wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 5, 2014 at 11:25 AM, Lars Kurth <lars.kurth at xen.org> wrote:
>> On 04/06/2014 20:17, Douglas Schilling Landgraf wrote:
>>> Hello,
>>> I would like to continue this process in the SIG Virt. Any advice/steps
>>> which I should follow?
>>> Thanks!
>> Douglas,
>> we are not ignoring you. As it turns out there are quite a few unknown
>> pieces related to the libvirt version for this SIG and there was also a
>> discussion with Dan Kenigsberg at last week's Hackathon. I don't have
>> the technical depth to go through your proposal. Added George.
> So the problem at the moment is that the CentOS project is still in
> transition to being community-developed.  Lars and I are officially
> running the SIG, but we don't yet have a way to create new packages
> for our SIG; and the core CentOS team is rather overwhelmed with
> trying to develop and set up this new system, manage all the SIGs, and
> prepare for CentOS 7.
> So, rest assured that "create a qemu-kvm package with snapshot
> enabled" is on our to-do "short list", and won't be forgotten; but it
> may be a few months before the system is in place for non-core CentOS
> people to contribute new packages.
> If you think this needs to happen sooner for some reason, we'll
> probably need to ask KB or Johnny to do it.
>   -George
Thanks for the feedback George and Lars. As we have several users 
requesting such feature and there is a new oVirt release knocking the 
door I would like to continue with KB or Johnny.