Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 632773
[6.1 FEAT] Bump libvirt-cim version to pick up sVirt support
Last modified: 2011-05-25 21:59:46 EDT
1. Feature Overview:
Feature Id: 
a. Name of Feature: [6.1 FEAT] Bump libvirt-cim version to pick up sVirt support
b. Feature Description
This feature comprises a libvirt-cim version bump to pick up sVirt support. sVirt is already
supported in libvirt. The update to libvirt-cim exposes that support for CIM-based management.
2. Feature Details:
Sponsor: LTC Security
IA_64, ppc64, x86, zSeries - 31/32 compat, zSeries - 31/32 Native, zSeries - 64 native,
Arch Specificity: purely common code
Affects Kernel Modules: Field does not exist
Delivery Mechanism: Direct from Community
Category: system management
Request Type: Package - Update Version
d. Upstream Acceptance: Field does not exist
Sponsor Priority P2
f. Severity: high
IBM Confidential: No
Code Contribution: IBM code
g. Component Version Target:
3. Business Case
CIM-based management tools require this interface.
A cloud administrator needs to manage the labels on VMs and disk images so that they can control
guest access to disk images in order to help secure their multitanant environment.
4. Primary contact at Red Hat:
5. Primary contacts at Partner:
Project Management Contact:
Michael W. Wortman, email@example.com
TYLER C. HICKS, firstname.lastname@example.org
------- Comment From email@example.com 2010-10-04 11:14 EDT-------
Code Upstream Status: Not Started
I'm setting cond nak patch simply to reflect that we will be looking for an
upstream patch from IBM if one has not already been submitted.
Okay, I checked the mercurial base for upstream and don't see any specific svirt
support patch, so apparently this is not ready, but I'm double-checking,
------- Comment From firstname.lastname@example.org 2011-01-12 10:28 EDT-------
IBM will is closing this feature.
okay, deferred to 6.2 in any case because this is not making 6.1,
Adding to 6.2 tracker.