Bug 601028 - virt-v2v| [FEAT] should give more meaningful info other than just the final result during the convert process,
virt-v2v| [FEAT] should give more meaningful info other than just the final r...
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: virt-v2v (Show other bugs)
5.7
All Linux
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Assigned To: Matthew Booth
Virtualization Bugs
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Reported: 2010-06-06 23:04 EDT by Mohua Li
Modified: 2013-04-30 19:13 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2011-09-07 06:15:27 EDT
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Description Mohua Li 2010-06-06 23:04:17 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

"Transferring image,
 Transfer finished,

 Starting getting information of the **** guest
 Starting to modifying  the system
.........................................
"




Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
virt-v2v-0.6.0.3

How reproducible:
always

Steps to Reproduce:
1,convert any image with the virt-v2v command line, especially for ESX guest which need to take a long time,

  
Actual results:
see above

Expected results:
see above

Additional info:
Comment 1 RHEL Product and Program Management 2010-09-05 03:57:23 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for
inclusion in the current release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Because the affected component is not scheduled to be updated in the
current release, Red Hat is unfortunately unable to address this
request at this time. Red Hat invites you to ask your support
representative to propose this request, if appropriate and relevant,
in the next release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Comment 6 RHEL Product and Program Management 2011-09-07 06:15:27 EDT
Development Management has reviewed and declined this request.  You may appeal
this decision by reopening this request.

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