Bug 551583

Summary: current OS installation using qemu stops when switching to another workspace
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Juan P. Daza P. <tcpip4000>
Component: qemuAssignee: Justin M. Forbes <jforbes>
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: 12CC: berrange, dwmw2, gcosta, itamar, jaswinder, jforbes, markmc, quintela, virt-maint
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Description Juan P. Daza P. 2009-12-31 08:05:14 EST
Description of problem:
When starting an OS installation with qemu and switching to another workspace idles the installation.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
qemu-kvm-0.11.0-12.fc12.x86_64
qemu-0.11.0-12.fc12.x86_64

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install qemu-kvm and qemu
2. Start an OS installation (currently using centos)
3. Switch to another workspace
  
Actual results:
When you come back to the qemu window workspace you notice that the installation has been idle for the time you have leave the workspace.

Expected results:
To continue the installation even if not working in the qemu window workspace.

Additional info:
HW:
 HP pavilion dv6448se
 AMD Turion(tm) 64 X2 Mobile Technology TL-56 800Mhz (with bios virtualization 
parameter enabled)
 RAM 2GB
Comment 1 Fedora Admin XMLRPC Client 2010-03-09 12:18:21 EST
This package has changed ownership in the Fedora Package Database.  Reassigning to the new owner of this component.
Comment 2 Juan P. Daza P. 2010-06-11 08:22:23 EDT
This works now in F13 with qemu-kvm:

Name       : qemu-kvm
Arch       : x86_64
Epoch      : 2
Version    : 0.12.3
Release    : 8.fc13