Bug 611982 - Monitor doesn't check for 'change' command failure
Monitor doesn't check for 'change' command failure
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kvm (Show other bugs)
5.5
All Linux
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Assigned To: Luiz Capitulino
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Reported: 2010-07-06 19:20 EDT by Luiz Capitulino
Modified: 2013-01-09 17:49 EST (History)
7 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: kvm-83-189.el5
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Last Closed: 2011-01-13 18:36:56 EST
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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2011:0028 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Low: kvm security and bug fix update 2011-01-13 06:03:39 EST

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Description Luiz Capitulino 2010-07-06 19:20:57 EDT
Description of problem:

Libvirt is not capable of detecting failure when using the 'change' command, because it always succeeds.

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How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot a qemu-kvm VM and switch to the Monitor
2. Pass a non-existent file to the 'change' command

(qemu) change ide1-cd0 /opt/foobar
(qemu)
  
Actual results:

Nothing happens.

Expected results:

An error message.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Luiz Capitulino 2010-07-06 19:21:40 EDT
This is the qemu-kvm part of bug #578513
Comment 6 dawu 2010-11-04 06:42:39 EDT
Verify this bug on old build kvm-83-164.el5, it's reproduce on it.
Verified this bug on latest build kvm-83-206.el5, bug has been fixed, error message pops up as expected.

Thanks!
Best Regards,
Dawn
Comment 9 errata-xmlrpc 2011-01-13 18:36:56 EST
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on therefore solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-0028.html

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