Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 447655
FC9 x86_64 guest crashes after domain creation
Last modified: 2009-07-14 12:42:17 EDT
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Description of problem:
I am running fc8 X86_64 with the lastest package updates. When I try to create an FC9 paravirtualized x86_64 guest, the guest crashes immediately after domain creation. The process creates only the xen-hotplug.log ("Nothing to flush") and the qemu-dm.7712.log (a vncpasswd error). The ~/.virt-manager/virt-manager.log contains more information (attached).
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start virtual manager on an fc8 x86_64 system.
2. Specify an fc9_x86 os url.
3. Specify the other values and click finish.
The domain build appears to finish but the guest goes immediately to the shutoff state.
The guest should have started, a console should have opened, and the installation process should begin.
Created attachment 306195 [details]
Log of failed fc9 x86_64 guest creation on fc8.
When I click run on the shutoff image (in the virtual machine manager) I get
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/share/virt-manager/virtManager/engine.py", line 472, in run_domain
File "/usr/share/virt-manager/virtManager/domain.py", line 379, in startup
File "/usr/lib64/python2.5/site-packages/libvirt.py", line 240, in create
if ret == -1: raise libvirtError ('virDomainCreate() failed', dom=self)
libvirtError: virDomainCreate() failed POST operation failed: (xend.err "Boot
loader didn't return any data!")
I have successfully created an fc9 x86 paravirtualized guest.
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