Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 351641
libvirt should allow live addition of CDROM in qemu/kvm
Last modified: 2008-09-03 16:53:25 EDT
Description of problem:
libvirt's qemu/kvm backend cannot add a CDROM on the fly
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Select hardware tab
2. Add CDROM (or pointer, or)
3. Click Finish
Error complaining that the libvirt backend does not support this at runtime
CDROM to appear as required by windows guest, mid-way into an AD install
Being worked upstream !
I don't think it was commited yet though
Based on the date this bug was created, it appears to have been reported
during the development of Fedora 8. In order to refocus our efforts as
a project we are changing the version of this bug to '8'.
If this bug still exists in rawhide, please change the version back to
(If you're unable to change the bug's version, add a comment to the bug
and someone will change it for you.)
Thanks for your help and we apologize for the interruption.
The process we're following is outlined here:
We will be following the process here:
http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/BugZappers/HouseKeeping to ensure this
doesn't happen again.
Support for connecting + ejecting is definitely supported in current f8 and f9, so closing as CURRENTRELEASE.