Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 695103
"qemu -M isapc" doesn't start
Last modified: 2013-01-09 18:46:34 EST
Description of problem:
Running "qemu -M isapc -boot a -fda bootimage-0.11" (yes, trying to resurrect ancient Linux) does nothing. Ominiting "-M isapc" boots fine.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. qemu -M isapc
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qemu isapc was known broken for a long time upstream AIUI. I think things got better with the recent 1.1 release but I haven't confirmed. But the dev's were aware and yet it wasn't fixed for a while, so it's a pretty low priority for everyone.
If you can still reproduce with upstream, I'd recommend just filing an upstream bug, since tracking it in fedora likely isn't going to accomplish much: