Patch: Allow multiple freeze filesystems

Bug #922068 reported by bobb crosbie on 2012-01-26
This bug affects 2 people
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Eric Hammond

Bug Description

Sometimes we may want to freeze multiple filesystems.
This patch allows the user to specify multiple --freeze-filesystem arguments, or a comma seperated list of filesystems.

bobb crosbie (crosbier) wrote :
Craig Tracey (craigtracey) wrote :

We also needed this fix and were about to push a patch for this functionality. As ours is effectively the same, we would gladly integrate this patch in lieu of our fix.

Only difference in our patch is that we added a synonymous command line parameter, --freeze-filesystems, in order to draw attention to the fact that multiple fs freezes are supported.

Please accept this patch.

Eric Hammond (esh) wrote :

I am updating the code to support multiple --freeze-filesystem options. This way your file system can even have commas in the name.

Changed in ec2-consistent-snapshot:
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
assignee: nobody → Eric Hammond (esh)
status: New → In Progress
Eric Hammond (esh) on 2012-02-05
Changed in ec2-consistent-snapshot:
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Eric Hammond (esh) on 2012-02-05
Changed in ec2-consistent-snapshot:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
bobb crosbie (crosbier) wrote :

Many Thanks !

I would suggest also updating the documentation to indicate that multiple --freeze-filesystem options are supported.


- bobb

Eric Hammond (esh) wrote :

bobb: Thanks. I've updated the docs in revision control so that it will go out with the next version.

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