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|Summary:||qemu-kvm doesn't pass USB devices to the VM|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||Bill Davidsen <davidsen>|
|Component:||kvm||Assignee:||Orphan Owner <extras-orphan>|
|Status:||CLOSED WONTFIX||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Version:||13||CC:||Arsen.Shnurkov, berrange, clalance, ehabkost, gcosta, markmc, quintela, rkisilenko, samuel-rhbugs, virt-maint|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
|Doc Text:||Story Points:||---|
|Last Closed:||2011-06-27 11:39:16 EDT||Type:||---|
|oVirt Team:||---||RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:|
Description Bill Davidsen 2010-04-16 13:29:04 EDT
Created attachment 407153 [details] error messages from stderr Description of problem: USB devices are not passed to the VM as documented (use of -usbdevice) Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): qemu-kvm-0.12.3-6.fc13.x86_64 How reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1.Start a VM from CLI using the qemu-kvm command 2.Watch the stderr scroll with hundreds of errors 3. Actual results: VM boots, USB device is not present Expected results: USB device is passed to the OS running in the VM Additional info: Verified using FC9 and WinXP, using both the "host:bus.device" and "host:vendor:product" notation. Tested with the "qemu" command in software emulation. In all cases the the correct bus and device (001:009) were used.
Comment 1 Bill Davidsen 2010-04-16 13:31:12 EDT
Created attachment 407154 [details] output of lsusb on the host As can be seen the 001:009 device is present and uses the vendor:product code I tried.
Comment 2 Roman Kisilenko 2010-06-20 13:56:07 EDT
I'm experiencing a very similar issue on Fedora 12, though it can be of different reason since error messages differ. I start the kvm domain with libvirt. Below is the related contents from a libvirt log file: husb: open device 3.2 husb: config #1 need -1 husb: 4 interfaces claimed for configuration 1 husb: grabbed device 3.2 husb: config #1 need 1 USBDEVFS_DISCONNECT: No route to host <two last lines repeated several times> The output from kvm domain (happens during udev startup): device descriptor read/64, error -32
Comment 3 Arsen Shnurkov 2011-02-19 01:48:15 EST
I have the same bug under gentoo (in app-emulation/qemu-kvm-1.13.0-r2 ebuild) So, I reposted this bug in qemu bugzilla: https://bugs.launchpad.net/qemu/+bug/721659
Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2011-06-02 11:14:10 EDT
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Comment 5 Bug Zapper 2011-06-27 11:39:16 EDT
Fedora 13 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2011-06-25. Fedora 13 is no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further security or bug fix updates. As a result we are closing this bug. If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version of Fedora please feel free to reopen this bug against that version. Thank you for reporting this bug and we are sorry it could not be fixed.