Bug 800776 - P2V fail with error:Error receiving data
P2V fail with error:Error receiving data
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: virt-p2v (Show other bugs)
Unspecified Unspecified
high Severity high
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Assigned To: Matthew Booth
: TestBlocker, TestOnly
Depends On: 804145
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Reported: 2012-03-07 03:20 EST by tingting zheng
Modified: 2013-04-27 23:35 EDT (History)
8 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: libssh2-1.2.2-7.el6_2.3
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2012-06-20 11:09:40 EDT
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P2V error screenshot (51.28 KB, image/png)
2012-03-07 03:20 EST, tingting zheng
no flags Details

External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHEA-2012:0965 normal SHIPPED_LIVE new package: virt-p2v 2012-06-19 17:12:05 EDT

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Description tingting zheng 2012-03-07 03:20:03 EST
Created attachment 568189 [details]
P2V error screenshot

Description of Problem:
P2V fail with error:Error receiving data

Version-Release number of selected component:

How reproducible:

Step to Reproduce:
1.Download the virt-p2v iso from brewweb.

2.Plug in USB,boot the Live CD with USB
#livecd-iso-to-disk --format VirtP2V_0.8.6-1.iso  /dev/sdb 

3.Boot from USB,input the ip and password of conversion server to connect the virt-p2v server.

4.Configure the server address and target storage,start to convert the host.

Actual Results:
When the data transferred about 60-70G,then the error occurred:
in p2v-client:Error writing to channel:unable to send channal data.
Also can find error in log:Error receiving data.

Expected Results:
It should be converted successfully.

Additional info:
The screenshot of p2v error is attached.
Comment 4 Matthew Booth 2012-03-16 11:41:07 EDT
Lets track this here because this bug is critically important to virt-p2v, however it's actually a bug in libssh2. I've posted an upstream patch here:

Comment 11 tingting zheng 2012-03-29 05:32:26 EDT
Verified this issue with :

Use virt-p2v to convert a physical machine with about 350G disk,it can convert successfully.So set the bug to VERIFIED.
Comment 12 errata-xmlrpc 2012-06-20 11:09:40 EDT
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.


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