[one-users] Strange behaviour of DEFAULT_DEVICE_PREFIX and TARGET when using Xen in HVM mode

Tino Vazquez tinova at opennebula.org
Thu Sep 1 08:24:33 PDT 2011

On Thu, Sep 1, 2011 at 5:13 PM, Maxence Dunnewind
<maxence.dunnewind at inria.fr> wrote:
> Le Thu, Sep 01, 2011 at 04:40:37PM +0200, Tino Vazquez a écrit :
>> Hi,
>> So then, if you set the DEV_PREFIX to xvd, everything should work as
>> expected, right? I mean, you would end up with a deployment file like
>> the one you just modified.
> no, because it's a blockdevice, the value will be xvde.

ok, i see. This shouldn't be the case, but i guess we have to live with it

>> Take into account that you can set TARGET in the image template, and
>> also force it in the DISK section of the VM template.
> it would work if I was using templates, but all my datablocks are created using

And what about the image template (oneimage show <image_id>)? You can
set the TARGET there.

> Regards,
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> Maxence Dunnewind
> System Engineer on Bonfire
> Research Center INRIA Rennes - Bretagne Atlantique, France
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