Bug 588821

Summary: virtual consoles useless
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Bill Nottingham <notting>
Component: qemuAssignee: Justin M. Forbes <jforbes>
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Priority: low    
Version: 13CC: amit.shah, berrange, dwmw2, ehabkost, gcosta, itamar, jaswinder, jforbes, knoel, markmc, rjones, rvokal, scottt.tw, virt-maint
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Description Bill Nottingham 2010-05-04 16:58:47 UTC
Description of problem:

Screenshot probably says it best.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

qemu-kvm-0.12.3-8.fc13.x86_64 (host)
F13 RC (image)

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. install F-13
2. boot
3. send 'ctrl-alt-f2'

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2010-05-04 17:00:54 UTC
Created attachment 411339 [details]

Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2010-05-04 17:02:32 UTC
Also, about 50% of the time, the VM boots with no functional keyboard/mouse input.

Comment 3 Bill Nottingham 2010-05-04 17:02:49 UTC
RHEL 5 VM on the same host works OK.

Comment 4 Richard W.M. Jones 2010-05-04 17:25:37 UTC
Is it possible to attach dmesg from the guest?

Comment 5 Bill Nottingham 2010-05-04 17:44:54 UTC
This only seems to be an issue when firstboot dies on first boot. This may not be a normal issue, then.

Comment 6 Bug Zapper 2011-06-02 14:30:14 UTC
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Comment 7 Bug Zapper 2011-06-27 16:05:21 UTC
Fedora 13 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2011-06-25. Fedora 13 is 
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