Bug 1024710 - engine vm should be powered off if user decides to reboot it and start again while hosted engine installation.
engine vm should be powered off if user decides to reboot it and start again ...
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager
Classification: Red Hat
Component: ovirt-hosted-engine-setup (Show other bugs)
Unspecified Unspecified
medium Severity high
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: 3.4.0
Assigned To: Yedidyah Bar David
: ZStream
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Blocks: 1055495 rhev3.4beta 1142926
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Reported: 2013-10-30 05:48 EDT by Leonid Natapov
Modified: 2014-09-18 08:24 EDT (History)
9 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: ovirt-3.4.0-beta2
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
* Previously, the 'hosted-engine --vm-start' command would fail if the hosted engine virtual machine already existed and had a status of 'down'. Now, setup automatically shuts down the virtual machine so that the 'hosted-engine --vm-start' command succeeds.
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: 1055495 (view as bug list)
Last Closed: 2014-06-09 10:47:23 EDT
Type: Bug
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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
oVirt gerrit 23219 None None None Never
oVirt gerrit 23823 None None None Never
oVirt gerrit 23886 None None None Never

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Description Leonid Natapov 2013-10-30 05:48:09 EDT
After creation of VM during hosted engine setup there is a message saying that if user ,for some reason,decides to reboot the VM ,it should be started manually using hosted-engine --vm-start command.

The message is:
"If you need to reboot the VM you will need to start it manualy using the command hosted-engine --vm-start".

The problem is that when user reboots the vm it still exist. VdsClient shows the VM and its status is DOWN. So when user tries to run hosted-engine --vm-start command there is a message saying that Virtual Machine already exist. In order to run --vm-start user must run --vm-poweroff first.

So,setup must poweroff the VM automatically in order to let the user posibility to run hosted-engine --vm-start or give a message that user need to poweroff VM and than run --vm-start.
Comment 2 Sandro Bonazzola 2014-01-14 05:24:06 EST
patch merged on upstream master branch for 3.4.0 rebase.
Comment 3 Yedidyah Bar David 2014-01-14 05:31:19 EST
(In reply to Sandro Bonazzola from comment #2)
> patch merged on upstream master branch for 3.4.0 rebase.

Do we want this also in zstream? I think it's a simple-enough change and can go in. Not sure it's really needed.
Comment 5 Yedidyah Bar David 2014-01-29 05:30:39 EST
Sebastian Classen reported on users@ what seems like a bug in 23219, pushed a fix 23823 and asked him to try to verify. I'll try that myself later, although it seems not easy to reproduce.
Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2014-06-09 10:47:23 EDT
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.


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