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Bug 621851 - DOCS: Missing docs for time keeping options in domain XML page
DOCS: Missing docs for time keeping options in domain XML page
Product: Virtualization Tools
Classification: Community
Component: libvirt (Show other bugs)
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Reported: 2010-08-06 05:51 EDT by Daniel Berrange
Modified: 2012-04-18 18:01 EDT (History)
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Description Daniel Berrange 2010-08-06 05:51:51 EDT
Description of problem:
The formatdomain.html docs about domain XML format is missing info about the timer options

eg things like

  <clock offset='utc'>
    <timer name='rtc' tickpolicy='catchup' track='wall'/>
    <timer name='pit' tickpolicy='delay'/>

Most of this is documented here, but there were some changes made after this initial writeup:


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Comment 1 Eric Blake 2012-04-18 18:01:09 EDT
Fixed in 0.8.4, with:

commit 2ad42978eaef2486d0ca547faef5cdc1ee9c6a71
Author:     Eric Blake <eblake@redhat.com>
AuthorDate: Thu May 13 16:00:14 2010 -0600
Commit:     Eric Blake <eblake@redhat.com>
CommitDate: Tue Aug 17 09:40:47 2010 -0600

    docs: mention domain <clock> improvements
    Add documentation for features added a while ago.
    * docs/formatdomain.html.in (Time keeping): Update documentation
    of <clock> element to match 0.8.0 addition.

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