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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH 0 of 3 v3] tools: Move bootloaders to libexec directory

On Tue, 2012-05-15 at 15:22 +0100, George Dunlap wrote:
> tools: Move bootloaders to libexec directory
> pygrub and xenpvnetboot are meant to be run by tools, and not by the user,
> and thus should be in /usr/lib/xen/bin rather than /usr/bin.  This patch
> series:
> * Causes libxl to look in the libexec dir if a full path is not specified,
>   falling back to searching PATH if it's not in the libexec dir
> * Moves pygrub and xenpvnetboot into the libexec dir
> * For compatibility with existing configs, puts a link to pygrub in /usr/bin
> * Warns the user that /usr/bin/pygrub is deprecated
> v2: 
>  - If the bootloader is not in the libexec path, revert to using the string
>    as passed in the config file (which will search $PATH)
>  - Use strcmp rather than strncmp

All 3 patches:
Committed-by: Ian Campbell <ian.campbell@xxxxxxxxxx>

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