Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 737944
virt-win-reg hyphen (delete key) syntax may be wrong, and is not documented
Last modified: 2011-10-22 11:00:41 EDT
Description of problem:
There are two connected issues. (1) It may be that the
hyphen syntax we use to delete registry keys may in
fact be wrong. We need to compare this to what Windows
registry tools actually do. See also:
(2) We don't document the regedit format that we accept
anywhere in manual pages.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Issue raised by traxmac @ IRC.
Example of what traxmac was trying:
Our syntax for deleting keys and values was wrong. I've
pushed commits to hivex and libguestfs that fix it: