Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 613557
Cannot create qcow2 format when create new volume from LVM Volume Group
Last modified: 2011-06-20 16:59:53 EDT
Created attachment 431116 [details]
Description of problem:
When I create new volume from LVM Volume Group, I cannot select qcow2 format and the format item is grey, the default is 'raw'.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Virtual Machine Manager 0.8.4
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Add LVM Volume Group in host
go to Edit -> Host Details -> Storage -> Add Pool
input 'Name' and 'Type' ->logical:LVM Volume Group; add 'Target path' then finished.
2. Create New volume
go to Edit -> Host Details -> Storage -> LVM Volume Group, press New Volume button,
the 'Format' item is grey, cannot select the qcow2 format from this item.
can select qcow2 format
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This is actually a limitation at the libvirt level. Reassigning
Since RHEL 6.1 External Beta has begun, and this bug remains
unresolved, it has been rejected as it is not proposed as an
exception or blocker.
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