Bug 487028 - Default to USB tablet for Fedora 11 guests
Summary: Default to USB tablet for Fedora 11 guests
Keywords:
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: python-virtinst
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Daniel Berrangé
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Depends On: 487025
Blocks: F11VirtTarget
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2009-02-23 18:30 UTC by Daniel Berrangé
Modified: 2009-09-15 07:52 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Fixed In Version: 0.400.3-1.fc10
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2009-04-06 15:03:50 UTC


Attachments (Terms of Use)
log of a test rawhide install (4.72 KB, text/plain)
2009-03-07 17:48 UTC, Julian Sikorski
no flags Details

Description Daniel Berrangé 2009-02-23 18:30:07 UTC
Description of problem:
Fedora 11 will automatically support QEMU's USB tablet out of the box with zero configuration required. Thus we should turn this on by default for all F11 & later installs done by virt-install & virt-manager.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Use virt-manager to install an F11 guest
2.
3.
  
Actual results:
PS2 is currently used, requiring client mouse grab.

Expected results:
USB tablet is enabled, and mouse can be used in VNC console without it being grabbed


Additional info:

Comment 1 Cole Robinson 2009-02-24 00:12:07 UTC
Applied upstream:

http://hg.et.redhat.com/cgi-bin/hg-virt.cgi/applications/virtinst--devel/rev/65294f71833d

Moving to POST.

Comment 2 Daniel Berrangé 2009-02-27 12:05:31 UTC
Built it into rawhide with  python-virtinst-0.400.1-3.fc11 and for an F10 update as python-virtinst-0.400.0-6.fc10

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2009-02-27 12:06:52 UTC
python-virtinst-0.400.0-6.fc10 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 10.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/python-virtinst-0.400.0-6.fc10

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2009-02-28 03:28:58 UTC
python-virtinst-0.400.0-6.fc10 has been pushed to the Fedora 10 testing repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
 If you want to test the update, you can install it with 
 su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update python-virtinst'.  You can provide feedback for this update here: http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/F10/FEDORA-2009-2206

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2009-03-04 16:51:51 UTC
python-virtinst-0.400.2-1.fc10 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 10.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/python-virtinst-0.400.2-1.fc10

Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2009-03-05 16:33:18 UTC
python-virtinst-0.400.2-1.fc10 has been pushed to the Fedora 10 testing repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
 If you want to test the update, you can install it with 
 su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update python-virtinst'.  You can provide feedback for this update here: http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/F10/FEDORA-2009-2403

Comment 7 Julian Sikorski 2009-03-07 11:56:34 UTC
While 0.400.0-6.fc10 did set up the tablet properly, 0.400.2-1.fc10 no longer does.
I used the following command:
virt-install --os-type=linux --location=http://sunsite.icm.edu.pl/pub/Linux/fedora/linux/development/i386/os/ --name=rawhide-i586 --vcpus=1 --file=/var/lib/libvirt/images/rawhide-i586.img --accelerate --nonsparse --ram=512 --file-size=10 --arch=x86_64 --hvm --sound --os-variant=fedora11

Comment 8 Cole Robinson 2009-03-07 17:01:11 UTC
Thanks for testing this.

Seems to work here (at least on the virt-install side). Can see if 'virsh dumpxml {VMNAME} | grep tablet' returns anything? If so, it's probably a problem inside the guest. Otherwise, please post ~/.virtinst/virt-install.log. Thanks.

Comment 9 Julian Sikorski 2009-03-07 17:48:04 UTC
Created attachment 334404 [details]
log of a test rawhide install

The virsh command output did not contain 'tablet' phrase. I am thus attaching the log. The installation was killed during install.img download.

Comment 10 Julian Sikorski 2009-03-07 18:24:58 UTC
For reference, the problem occurs with python-virtinst-0.400.2-2.fc10.noarch, not 0.400.2-1.fc10 Sorry for the confusion.

Comment 11 Cole Robinson 2009-03-07 22:00:33 UTC
Okay, looks like this is particular to URL installs: we override a user passed os-type with the one detected from the URL tree, which happens to also wipe out the passed os-variant :( (and has been busted since 0.400.1). The following two upstream csets give the complete fix:

http://hg.et.redhat.com/cgi-bin/hg-virt.cgi/applications/virtinst--devel/rev/1842b7b829ee
http://hg.et.redhat.com/cgi-bin/hg-virt.cgi/applications/virtinst--devel/rev/fa15b5e5d82a

I'll build fixed packages soon. Thanks again for the report.

Comment 12 Cole Robinson 2009-03-09 05:26:26 UTC
I'm actually going to be cutting a virtinst bugfix release on Tuesday, which will include the fix (and a few other embarrassing ones I've found). I'll hold off on building the packages until then.

Comment 13 Fedora Update System 2009-03-10 05:25:13 UTC
python-virtinst-0.400.3-1.fc10 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 10.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/python-virtinst-0.400.3-1.fc10

Comment 14 Fedora Update System 2009-03-11 18:01:52 UTC
python-virtinst-0.400.3-1.fc10 has been pushed to the Fedora 10 testing repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
 If you want to test the update, you can install it with 
 su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update python-virtinst'.  You can provide feedback for this update here: http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/F10/FEDORA-2009-2612

Comment 15 Mark McLoughlin 2009-04-06 15:03:50 UTC
This bug is filed against rawhide and its fixed there, so closing.

Comment 16 Fedora Update System 2009-09-15 07:52:03 UTC
python-virtinst-0.400.3-1.fc10 has been pushed to the Fedora 10 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.


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