Feature #4763

disable snapshoting readonly CDROM images

Added by Anton Todorov almost 5 years ago. Updated about 4 years ago.

Status:ClosedStart date:09/02/2016
Priority:NormalDue date:
Assignee:-% Done:


Category:Drivers - Storage
Target version:Release 5.4
Resolution:fixed Pull request:



IMHO it is pointless to have such functionality because the CDROM images are always with READONLY attribute set to YES so there is no data changed to snapshot/revert to.

I think to disable this in our addon's tm/snap_create* scripts when requested for image of type CDROM.

Kind Regards,
Anton Todorov

Associated revisions

Revision 8576ae69
Added by Ruben S. Montero about 4 years ago

F #4763: Do not allow to make snapshots to readonly disks


#1 Updated by Ruben S. Montero almost 5 years ago

  • Tracker changed from Request to Backlog


#2 Updated by Ruben S. Montero about 4 years ago

  • Tracker changed from Backlog to Feature
  • Status changed from Pending to Closed
  • Resolution set to fixed

Now in master, snapshots are locked for readonly disks, this also includes de "INMUTABLE" use case.

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