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Bug 657464 - guest is uppercase when host is lowercase
Summary: guest is uppercase when host is lowercase
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 643317
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kvm
Version: 5.6
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Gerd Hoffmann
QA Contact: Virtualization Bugs
Depends On:
Blocks: Rhel5KvmTier2
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-11-26 07:54 UTC by Suqin Huang
Modified: 2010-12-03 11:00 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2010-12-03 11:00:47 UTC
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Description Suqin Huang 2010-11-26 07:54:25 UTC
Description of problem:

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. boot guest with the following cmd:
/usr/libexec/qemu-kvm -drive file=/root/win2008r2-64-virtio.bak,index=0,if=virtio,media=disk,cache=none,format=qcow2,boot=on -net nic,vlan=0,model=virtio,macaddr=9a:2d:20:42:2a:60 -net tap,vlan=0,script=/usr/scripts/qemu-ifup-switch,downscript=no -m 2048 -smp 2,cores=1,threads=1,sockets=2 -cpu qemu64,+sse2 -vnc :0  -rtc-td-hack -M rhel5.6.0 -usbdevice tablet -boot c -monitor stdio -drive file=/root/storage.qcow2,index=1,media=disk
2. open cmd to issue command
Actual results:
the output is uppercase, but host is lowercase.

Expected results:

Additional info:
1. Press CapsLk key to switch between lowercase and uppercase several times, the guest and host will sync.

2. guest:

3. host:
kernel: 2.6.18-232.el5

processor	: 7
vendor_id	: GenuineIntel
cpu family	: 6
model		: 26
model name	: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7 CPU         920  @ 2.67GHz
stepping	: 4
cpu MHz		: 1600.000
cache size	: 8192 KB
physical id	: 0
siblings	: 8
core id		: 3
cpu cores	: 4
apicid		: 7
fpu		: yes
fpu_exception	: yes
cpuid level	: 11
wp		: yes
flags		: fpu vme de pse tsc msr pae mce cx8 apic sep mtrr pge mca cmov pat pse36 clflush dts acpi mmx fxsr sse sse2 ss ht tm syscall nx rdtscp lm constant_tsc ida nonstop_tsc pni monitor ds_cpl vmx est tm2 ssse3 cx16 xtpr sse4_1 sse4_2 popcnt lahf_lm

Comment 2 Gerd Hoffmann 2010-12-02 08:29:50 UTC
Please restest with kvm-83-218.el5

Comment 3 Suqin Huang 2010-12-03 04:56:59 UTC
can not reproduce in kvm-83-218.el5

Comment 4 Gerd Hoffmann 2010-12-03 11:00:47 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 643317 ***

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