Bug 739487

Summary: RFE: support qed format on volume creation
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Reporter: Nan Zhang <nzhang>
Component: python-virtinstAssignee: Cole Robinson <crobinso>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Virtualization Bugs <virt-bugs>
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Version: 6.2CC: briang, dyuan, hjiang, mzhan, rwu, syeghiay, zpeng
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Description Nan Zhang 2011-09-19 08:52:43 UTC
Description of problem:
As we know, the lastest qemu-kvm already support qed image format, so virt-manager also needs to support.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start up virt-manager
2. Edit -> Connection Details -> Storage -> New Volume

Actual results:
no qed option in [Format] for volume creation.

Expected results:
qed format could be created and displayed normally.

Additional info:

Comment 2 Cole Robinson 2011-09-22 14:52:45 UTC
We actually store this list in virtinst, so that's where the fix is:


Comment 4 Cole Robinson 2011-10-13 21:46:42 UTC
Fixed in python-virtinst-0.600.0-4.el6

Comment 7 Huming Jiang 2011-10-19 10:04:07 UTC
Verified with

1. Start up virt-manager
2. Edit -> Connection Details -> Storage -> New Volume
   qed option is in [Format] list for volume creation.

3. Add a qed format volume to the storage.
   qed format could be created ,displayed and deleted normally.

So move the status of this bug to verified.

Comment 8 Cole Robinson 2011-11-07 16:54:48 UTC
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Comment 9 errata-xmlrpc 2011-12-06 16:17:24 UTC
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.