Bug 351641 - libvirt should allow live addition of CDROM in qemu/kvm
libvirt should allow live addition of CDROM in qemu/kvm
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: libvirt (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Daniel Veillard
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2007-10-24 21:57 EDT by Andrew Bartlett
Modified: 2008-09-03 16:53 EDT (History)
4 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2008-09-03 16:53:25 EDT
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Description Andrew Bartlett 2007-10-24 21:57:34 EDT
Description of problem:
libvirt's qemu/kvm backend cannot add a CDROM on the fly

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
How reproducible:
Every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Select hardware tab
2. Add CDROM (or pointer, or)
3. Click Finish
Actual results:
Error complaining that the libvirt backend does not support this at runtime

Expected results:
CDROM to appear as required by windows guest, mid-way into an AD install

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Comment 1 Daniel Veillard 2007-10-25 02:27:18 EDT
Being worked upstream !
I don't think it was commited yet though

Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-04-04 10:16:18 EDT
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.
Comment 3 Cole Robinson 2008-09-03 16:53:25 EDT
Support for connecting + ejecting is definitely supported in current f8 and f9, so closing as CURRENTRELEASE.

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