Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 237143
virt-manager stopped when creating full-virtual guests by using .iso file
Last modified: 2008-03-19 12:43:20 EDT
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Description of problem:
virt-manager can install full-virtual guests by using CDROM mode, but cannot by using .iso file.
It can generate image file and config file, but stop at below:
HVMAssist BIOS, 1cpu, $Revision: 1.138 $ $Date: 2005/05/07 15:55:26 $
ata0 master: QEMU HARDDISK ATA-7 Hard-Disk (5000 MBytes)
ata0 slave: Unknown device
ata1 master: QEMU CD-ROM ATAPI-4 CD-Rom/DVD-Rom
ata1 slave: Unknown device
CDROM boot failure code : 0004
Boot from CD-ROM failed
FATAL: Could not read the boot disk
My macheine is a Dell PE2950 (16G RAM)
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. launch virt-manager
2. follow the instruction of making full-virtual guest
3. after generating image file, it stops.
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Please provide the path of the ISO image being used. Most likely problem is that
the ISO image was not in the /var/lib/xen/images/ directory, and SELinux was
running in enforcing mode.
I put the image path, such as "/home/DVD.img" in the iso path when the "virt-
manager" is launched, and SELinux is disabled.
Hi, this is against fedora 6 which is no longer supported. Do you still see this
issue f7 or f8?
No, it doesn't happenned with f7/f8.
Thanks, I'll close this bug as WORKSFORME.