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Re: [Xen-users] xend future
On 03/21/2012 10:49 AM, Ian Campbell wrote:
On Tue, 2012-03-20 at 21:58 +0000, Mario wrote:Hey everyone, I was wondering, since xend will finaly be removed in the next major release, what will the future be like for us who use its XML-RPC features? Is there going to be some other way to do it, for example adding xml-rpc support into libxl, or should I simply start porting all my scripts over to libvirt?The best options for replacing xend here are either libvirt/virtd or xapi. I guess you already know about libvirt. The XML-RPC interface exposed by xapi is a descendant of that used by xend, although I'm not sure how much they have in common nowadays. Might potentially make porting somewhat simple I guess (just a guess though). You can get xapi either via the traditional XCP route or it is also now available in Debian and Ubuntu as a result of project Kronos. Project Zeus is in progress to add it to Fedora etc. Ian.  http://wiki.xen.org/wiki/XCP_Introduction  http://wiki.xen.org/wiki/Project_Kronos  http://wiki.xen.org/wiki/Project_Zeus_Fedora_Spec
Well, I would usualy consider Xapi since it's directly related to Xen, however, because it is "distro-locked" in such a way that there has to be a fork per distro doesn't really seem like the right choice to me. I suppose it has to be like that if its just a hack to make XCP work on classic distro's? Or am I mistaken?
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