Bug 524695 - qemu should print strerror info for disk/kernel/initrd access errors
qemu should print strerror info for disk/kernel/initrd access errors
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: qemu (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Justin M. Forbes
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks: F12VirtBlocker
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Reported: 2009-09-21 14:33 EDT by Cole Robinson
Modified: 2009-10-02 11:18 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-10-02 11:18:41 EDT
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Description Cole Robinson 2009-09-21 14:33:10 EDT

# virsh start f11_1
error: Failed to start domain f11_1
error: internal error unable to start guest: qemu: could not open disk image

Since these messages are often the only error indication to users, it would help to make them as descriptive as possible. This is especially important for F12:

Disk access example: bz 517379
Kernel/Initrd ex   : bz 523960
Comment 1 Justin M. Forbes 2009-10-01 12:16:17 EDT
Patch sent upstream:

Comment 2 Justin M. Forbes 2009-10-02 11:18:41 EDT
This issue is resolved with qemu-0.11.0-3.fc12

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