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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH 0 of 5] xl shutdown compatibility with xm

Sander Eikelenboom writes ("Re: [PATCH 0 of 5] xl shutdown compatibility with 
> So Ian, what would your prefer ?
> A) only fix the xendomains init script, since it's automated and a 
> administator can not intervene, for manual usage of xl shutdown keep the 
> current behaviour
> B) Drop the -F option and let xl shutdown always try the acpi fallback. In 
> this case you can very well turn around IanC's argumentation:
>    An administrator who knows that a domain can't be shutdown with either the 
> pv or acpi fallback just shouldn't try to use xl shutdown manually.
>    (and if he does probably nothing devastating will happen)
> C) Invert the -F option, to NOT try to use the apci fallback
> I think option B is acceptable and preferable:

I agree with you.  But I think we need to convince Ian C.


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