Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 601028
virt-v2v| [FEAT] should give more meaningful info other than just the final result during the convert process,
Last modified: 2013-04-30 19:13:47 EDT
Description of problem:
for some guest, like ESX guest, the average convert time for a 10G disk about 1 hour, user won't get any information output until 1 hour later to have the finally information like below,
"unknown filesystem /dev/hdc
unknown filesystem /dev/fd0
virt-v2v: ESX4.0-RHEL4.8-x86_64 configured with virtio drivers
That's not good enough, we could give user different information in different phase during the process, like below, it will be helpful
Starting getting information of the **** guest
Starting to modifying the system
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1,convert any image with the virt-v2v command line, especially for ESX guest which need to take a long time,
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