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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH RFC 00/10] libxl: new hotplug calling convention

On 17/01/13 16:40, Ian Campbell wrote:
> On Thu, 2013-01-17 at 15:30 +0000, Roger Pau Monne wrote:
>> We still need pdev_path, I would say only internally because once the
>> "target" has been attached to the Dom0, pdev_path has the path to the
>> block device that will be used in blkback, but the caller doesn't need
>> to know about this.
> So in the new scheme both pdev_path are valid and contain different
> information?

Yes, target would be what's passed by the user, like:


And pdev_path would be filled after the device has been attached, and it
will be something like:


The main reason we need the block device is to be able to call pygrub or
to pass it to Qemu.

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