Bug 588821 - virtual consoles useless
Summary: virtual consoles useless
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: qemu
Version: 13
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Justin M. Forbes
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-05-04 16:58 UTC by Bill Nottingham
Modified: 2014-03-17 03:23 UTC (History)
14 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2011-06-27 16:05:21 UTC
Type: ---

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2010-05-04 17:00 UTC, Bill Nottingham
no flags Details

Description Bill Nottingham 2010-05-04 16:58:47 UTC
Description of problem:

Screenshot probably says it best.

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

qemu-kvm-0.12.3-8.fc13.x86_64 (host)
F13 RC (image)

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. install F-13
2. boot
3. send 'ctrl-alt-f2'

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2010-05-04 17:00:54 UTC
Created attachment 411339 [details]

Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2010-05-04 17:02:32 UTC
Also, about 50% of the time, the VM boots with no functional keyboard/mouse input.

Comment 3 Bill Nottingham 2010-05-04 17:02:49 UTC
RHEL 5 VM on the same host works OK.

Comment 4 Richard W.M. Jones 2010-05-04 17:25:37 UTC
Is it possible to attach dmesg from the guest?

Comment 5 Bill Nottingham 2010-05-04 17:44:54 UTC
This only seems to be an issue when firstboot dies on first boot. This may not be a normal issue, then.

Comment 6 Bug Zapper 2011-06-02 14:30:14 UTC
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Comment 7 Bug Zapper 2011-06-27 16:05:21 UTC
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