Bug 635618

Summary: rhel39 guest cannot mount the cdrom for installation on rhel55kvm
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Reporter: slei
Component: kvmAssignee: Markus Armbruster <armbru>
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE QA Contact: Virtualization Bugs <virt-bugs>
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Priority: low    
Version: 5.5CC: mkenneth, ndai, shuang, virt-maint, ykaul
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Hardware: x86_64   
OS: Linux   
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Description slei 2010-09-20 10:46:28 UTC
Description of problem:
when installing rhel3.9 manually on rhel5.5,rhel3.9 can't be installed for the following reason. rhel39 guest cannot mount the cdrom for installation on rhel55kvm

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
uname -r
2.6.18-221.el5

rpm -q kvm
kvm-83-198.el5

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1.run following command:

/home/autotest/client/tests/kvm/qemu \
-name 'vm1' \
-monitor stdio \
-drive file='/home/autotest/client/tests/kvm/images/win2008-32.qcow2',index=0,if=ide,media=disk,cache=none,format=qcow2 \
-net nic,vlan=0,model=rtl8139,macaddr='02:B8:C4:E7:45:33' \
-net tap,vlan=0,ifname='rtl8139_0_8000',script='/home/autotest/client/tests/kvm/scripts/qemu-ifup-vbr0',downscript='no' \
-m 2048 \
-smp 2 \
-drive file='/home/autotest/client/tests/kvm/isos/ISO/Win2008/32/en_windows_server_2008_datacenter_enterprise_standard_x86_dvd_X14-26710.iso',media=cdrom,index=1 \
-drive file='/home/autotest/client/tests/kvm/isos/windows/winutils.iso',media=cdrom,index=2 \
-cpu qemu64,+x2apic \
-soundhw ac97 \
-fda '/home/autotest/client/tests/kvm/images/floppy.img' \
-redir tcp:5000::10023 \
-vnc :0 \
-spice port=8000,disable-ticketing \
-qxl 1 \
-rtc-td-hack \
-M rhel5.5.0 \
-usbdevice tablet \
-boot d

2.run "sendkey ctrl-alt-f2" in qemu

3.the system will stop ,and you will watch the message about this problem
  
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Comment 3 RHEL Product and Program Management 2011-01-11 20:52:17 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for
inclusion in the current release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Because the affected component is not scheduled to be updated in the
current release, Red Hat is unfortunately unable to address this
request at this time. Red Hat invites you to ask your support
representative to propose this request, if appropriate and relevant,
in the next release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

Comment 4 RHEL Product and Program Management 2011-01-11 22:53:18 UTC
This request was erroneously denied for the current release of
Red Hat Enterprise Linux.  The error has been fixed and this
request has been re-proposed for the current release.

Comment 6 Suqin Huang 2011-02-11 06:41:53 UTC
can not reproduce in kvm-83-225.el5