Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 553086
qemu doesn't support CD/DVD burning
Last modified: 2010-12-03 19:46:07 EST
Created attachment 382135 [details]
Description of problem: When attempting to use MyDVD on a Windows guest I first get a no DMA connection error and then when attempting to connect to the CDROM the blank DVD/CD does not show causing another error that no media is in the drive.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
host kernel.x86_64 version 22.214.171.124-174-fc
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Insert DVD/CD
2. Unmount from host
3. Launch guest Windows VM
4. Launch MyDVD application
5. Create project and attempt to select target drive
Actual results: See attached screen capture for error
Additional info: The VM configuration tool shows the "read only" boxed checked.
AFAIK this isn't supported at the qemu level. There were patches once upon a time but they were never committed. Reassigning.
Once qemu supports it we will need to stop hardcoding 'readonly' for CDROM devices in libvirt.
This package has changed ownership in the Fedora Package Database. Reassigning to the new owner of this component.
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