Bug 713074 - Missing serial port prevent hvm guest start via libvirt
Missing serial port prevent hvm guest start via libvirt
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: xen (Show other bugs)
5.8
Unspecified Unspecified
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Assigned To: Miroslav Rezanina
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Blocks: 699611
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Reported: 2011-06-14 04:08 EDT by Miroslav Rezanina
Modified: 2012-02-21 00:55 EST (History)
6 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: xen-3.0.3-133.el5
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Last Closed: 2012-02-21 00:55:17 EST
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2011-12-08 03:34 EST, Shengnan Wang
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Description Miroslav Rezanina 2011-06-14 04:08:00 EDT
Description of problem:
When guest config is missing serial port specification, libvirt uses "-serial none" qemu option. However, this breaks xen qemu as it does not implement proper handling for none value of serial.

Proper handling has to be implemented.
Comment 3 Paolo Bonzini 2011-07-13 08:23:29 EDT
Is this a regression?  And perhaps we want this in 5.7.z anyway...
Comment 6 Shengnan Wang 2011-12-08 03:34:55 EST
Created attachment 542410 [details]
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Comment 8 errata-xmlrpc 2012-02-21 00:55:17 EST
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHBA-2012-0160.html

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