Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 487444
windows server 2003 x64 guest does not poweroff.
Last modified: 2009-12-18 03:03:23 EST
Description of problem: Shutdown of windows server 2003 x64 from inside the server or from virt-manager icon does not poweroff the guest.
Restarting the guest from the guest (windows start menu) doest not work either.
It seems the power-recykling and poweroff message from guest to the bios/kvm is not recevied/accepted or correctly handled.
It is possibel to force-power-off the guest from the virt-manager icon og using virsh destroy.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Shutdown of windows server 2003 x64 from inside the server or from virt-manager icon does not poweroff the guest. The guest "shuts everything down" except the "power".
Steps to Reproduce:
there is a zombie guest taking full guest-cpu-time.
the system guest system is fully shutdown.
<type arch='x86_64' machine='pc'>hvm</type>
<disk type='file' device='disk'>
<target dev='hda' bus='ide'/>
<disk type='file' device='cdrom'>
<target dev='hdc' bus='ide'/>
<console type='pty' tty='/dev/pts/6'>
<input type='tablet' bus='usb'/>
<input type='mouse' bus='ps2'/>
<graphics type='vnc' port='-1' autoport='yes' keymap='da'/>
I have also tested windows xp 32bit version. The acpi is disabled by default. It will not poweroff when shutdown inside guest. It powers off when I use the poweroff button from virt-manager.
Tried to enable acpi, but that does not help at all.
Here's a similar report on the kvm@vger list:
Manmathan: is there any chance you could try and reproduce with the F11 Beta coming out soon (or rawhide)?
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