Commit 3d5ebbf0 authored by Stephen Shirley's avatar Stephen Shirley
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Expand some acronyms, add to glossary


Signed-off-by: default avatarStephen Shirley <diamond@google.com>
Reviewed-by: default avatarMichael Hanselmann <hansmi@google.com>
parent bacae536
......@@ -6,6 +6,11 @@ Glossary
.. glossary::
BE Parameter
BE stands for Backend. BE parameters are hypervisor-independent
instance parameters such as the amount of RAM/virtual CPUs it has
been allocated.
HVM
Hardware virtualization mode, where the virtual machine is
oblivious to the fact that's being virtualized and all the
......@@ -15,6 +20,10 @@ Glossary
The code associated with an OpCode, e.g. the code that implements
the startup of an instance.
LUXI
Local UniX Interface. The IPC method over unix sockets used between
the cli tools and the master daemon.
OpCode
A data structure encapsulating a basic cluster operation; for
example, start instance, add instance, etc.
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......@@ -200,7 +200,7 @@ DEV_CONSOLE = "/dev/console"
PROC_MOUNTS = "/proc/mounts"
# luxi related constants
# Local UniX Interface related constants
LUXI_EOM = "\3"
LUXI_VERSION = CONFIG_VERSION
......@@ -651,7 +651,7 @@ HVS_PARAMETER_TYPES = {
HVS_PARAMETERS = frozenset(HVS_PARAMETER_TYPES.keys())
# BE parameter names
# Backend parameter names
BE_MEMORY = "memory"
BE_VCPUS = "vcpus"
BE_AUTO_BALANCE = "auto_balance"
......@@ -981,7 +981,7 @@ QR_GROUP = "group"
#: List of resources which can be queried using L{opcodes.OpQuery}
QR_OP_QUERY = frozenset([QR_INSTANCE, QR_NODE, QR_GROUP])
#: List of resources which can be queried using LUXI
#: List of resources which can be queried using Local UniX Interface
QR_OP_LUXI = QR_OP_QUERY.union([
QR_LOCK,
])
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