[ovs-dev] [PATCH 0/2] ovs-appctl Changes
blp at nicira.com
Thu Sep 17 02:59:57 UTC 2009
Justin Pettit <jpettit at nicira.com> writes:
> This is an attempt to make ovs-appctl a bit easier to use. Requiring
> the user to type in the full path can be a bit cumbersome. In most
> installs, this commit will allow the user to just specify the daemon
> name. I'm not sure if "-d" and "--daemon" are the correct ways to
> specify this, since I tend to think of "-d" as meaning enable debugging.
> I don't suppose it matters that much.
Great idea, I've been meaning to do this for some time.
I was thinking about making the semantics exactly match those of
the --target option to ovs-vsctl, though. Does that make sense
> I think the existing "-t" and "--target" options would be
> better renamed "-s" and "--socket" or something similar, but I
> didn't want to break any existing scripts. However, if there
> are no complaints, I'd be happy to make the change.
I like "target". Can you explain why "socket" is better?
More information about the dev