Bug 644735 - writing to a virtio serial port while no one is listening on the host side hangs the guest
writing to a virtio serial port while no one is listening on the host side ha...
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Amit Shah
Virtualization Bugs
Depends On: 643751
Blocks: Rhel5KvmTier2
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Reported: 2010-10-20 02:07 EDT by Amit Shah
Modified: 2011-01-13 16:57 EST (History)
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Clone Of: 643751
Last Closed: 2011-01-13 16:57:51 EST
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Comment 1 RHEL Product and Program Management 2010-10-20 08:09:46 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update
Comment 2 Amit Shah 2010-10-21 03:46:04 EDT
Additional testing note: the effect of this patch will be visible with host-side qemu modifications which aren't yet in RHEL6.  When testing, ask me for a brew build.
Comment 4 Jarod Wilson 2010-10-28 16:09:00 EDT
in kernel-2.6.18-229.el5
You can download this test kernel (or newer) from http://people.redhat.com/jwilson/el5

Detailed testing feedback is always welcomed.
Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2011-01-13 16:57:51 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,
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