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|Summary:||[virt-manager] qemu-0.15 tcg doesn't boot Vista x64 CD|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||Tobias Mueller <fedora-bugs>|
|Component:||qemu||Assignee:||Fedora Virtualization Maintainers <virt-maint>|
|Status:||CLOSED UPSTREAM||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Version:||16||CC:||agruen, amit.shah, berrange, cfergeau, crobinso, dallan, dougsland, dwmw2, gcosta, itamar, jaswinder, jforbes, knoel, rhod, scottt.tw, virt-maint, vrozenfe, yvugenfi|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
|Doc Text:||Story Points:||---|
|Last Closed:||2013-02-11 17:16:14 EST||Type:||---|
|oVirt Team:||---||RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:|
Description Tobias Mueller 2012-01-27 16:38:00 EST
Description of problem: I can't boot the Vista x64 ISO Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): How reproducible: I used the virtual machine manager to create a Windows Vista VM. I double checked that the x64 CPU is selected. Steps to Reproduce: 1. 2. 3. Actual results: Bluescreen with STOP: 0x0000005D Expected results: Additional info:
Comment 1 Justin M. Forbes 2012-01-27 17:11:08 EST
What are the steps to reproduce? What is the qemu command line called? This should be in /var/log/libvirt/qemu/<machinename>.log
Comment 2 Tobias Mueller 2012-01-27 18:19:17 EST
Reproducing is easy: Click New machine, select the ISO and Windows, click next next next and try to boot. That's the log: 2012-01-27 21:35:36.687+0000: starting up LC_ALL=C PATH=/sbin:/usr/sbin:/bin:/usr/bin QEMU_AUDIO_DRV=none /usr/bin/qemu-system-x86_64 -S -M pc-0.14 -no-kvm -m 1024 -smp 1,sockets=1,cores=1,threads=1 -name test2 -uuid b6f87ee7-319c-4248-6baa-003029e13c2c -nodefconfig -nodefaults -chardev socket,id=charmonitor,path=/var/lib/libvirt/qemu/test2.monitor,server,nowait -mon chardev=charmonitor,id=monitor,mode=control -rtc base=localtime -no-reboot -drive file=/var/lib/libvirt/images/test2.img,if=none,id=drive-ide0-0-0,format=raw -device ide-drive,bus=ide.0,unit=0,drive=drive-ide0-0-0,id=ide0-0-0,bootindex=2 -drive file=/path/to/vistax64sp198.iso,if=none,media=cdrom,id=drive-ide0-1-0,readonly=on,format=raw -device ide-drive,bus=ide.1,unit=0,drive=drive-ide0-1-0,id=ide0-1-0,bootindex=1 -netdev tap,fd=22,id=hostnet0 -device rtl8139,netdev=hostnet0,id=net0,mac=52:54:00:8d:92:57,bus=pci.0,addr=0x3 -chardev pty,id=charserial0 -device isa-serial,chardev=charserial0,id=serial0 -usb -device usb-tablet,id=input0 -vnc 127.0.0.1:0 -vga std -device intel-hda,id=sound0,bus=pci.0,addr=0x4 -device hda-duplex,id=sound0-codec0,bus=sound0.0,cad=0 -device virtio-balloon-pci,id=balloon0,bus=pci.0,addr=0x5 char device redirected to /dev/pts/18 qemu: terminating on signal 15 from pid 1230 2012-01-27 21:39:49.803+0000: shutting down
Comment 3 Andreas Gruenbacher 2012-02-09 16:51:38 EST
I have the same problem here. Code 0x0000005D seems to indicate that the CPU isn't supported. Changing CPU options didn't immediately help. Windows 7, 64-bit has the same problem (it takes slightly longer to reach that point though).
Comment 4 Justin M. Forbes 2012-02-10 17:28:14 EST
I notice you are trying to boot with kvm disabled? Does this work with kvm enabled?
Comment 5 Tobias Mueller 2012-02-10 18:39:54 EST
I can't test that because my hardware is not KVM enabled :-(
Comment 6 Andreas Gruenbacher 2012-02-11 03:32:10 EST
Ah, enabling KVM did solve the problem for me. I wonder how I ended up with kvm disabled in the first place though: I installed all the necessary packages (including qemu-kvm), and then, without rebooting, I defined and started a new VM in virt-manager. Apparently the appropriate kernel modules did not get loaded. (A reboot would have loaded them.) This looks like an unnecessary pitfall.
Comment 7 Fedora Admin XMLRPC Client 2012-03-15 13:56:33 EDT
This package has changed ownership in the Fedora Package Database. Reassigning to the new owner of this component.
Comment 8 Fedora End Of Life 2013-01-16 15:43:01 EST
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Comment 9 Cole Robinson 2013-02-11 17:16:14 EST
I can reproduce on F18, seems like this a long known problem with qemu + tcg, here's the upstream bug: https://bugs.launchpad.net/qemu/+bug/921208 Changing the cpu doesn't seem to help either, I tried the default and -cpu host and same error. Since this doesn't seem like it's on track to be fixed anytime soon, and there's a reasonably active upstream report, anyone that is interested should follow up there. Duplicating that bug in the Fedora tracker isn't particularly helpful.