+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #1151363 +++
--- Additional comment from Alon Levy on 2014-10-10 11:38:55 EDT ---
You can change the qemu condition to be nicer to old drivers, and (to avoid requiring upgrades of qemu) fix the driver not to do an update area in this case.
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.