Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 594591
virt-v2v: different mac address in converted guest from Xen
Last modified: 2010-09-06 05:16:17 EDT
Description of problem:
There is different mac address in converted guest, it will lead to guest's network interface(eth0) down.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
virt-v2v -i libvirtxml -op v2v-test /mnt/V2V_image/xen-image/intel/rhel5u5-32b-pv-raw-intel.xml
Fail to start up network interface(eth0).
Keeping the same mac address after conversion.
Could you please attach the contents of /mnt/V2V_image/xen-image/intel/rhel5u5-32b-pv-raw-intel.xml?
Created attachment 429679 [details]
The MAC address in the metadata is:
however the MAC address in the guest, pre-conversion is:
It looks like the guest and metadata don't match up. Networking would not have worked on this guest prior to conversion. There's not much we can do about that.