Virtual machine detection failing when having QEMU as sys_vendor

Bug #1374501 reported by Alex Moldovan on 2014-09-26
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This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
landscape-client (Ubuntu)
Undecided
Unassigned

Bug Description

Accepting a pending virtual machine fails with "There are no licenses available for <ACCOUNT> <COMPUTER> was not accepted"
because the detection is failing when having QEMU as sys_vendor.

Looking at broker.log the vm-info field is empty:
  'vm-info': ''},

$ cat /sys/class/dmi/id/sys_vendor
QEMU

Product affected:
Landscape Hosted | Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS

Component affected:
landscape-client 14.01-0ubuntu3

Alberto Donato (ack) on 2014-09-26
Changed in landscape-client:
assignee: nobody → Alberto Donato (ack)
Alberto Donato (ack) on 2014-09-26
tags: added: kanban squad-beta
Changed in landscape-client:
importance: Undecided → Medium
status: New → In Progress
tags: removed: kanban
Bruce Tarro (cydizen) wrote :

This bug also seems to be affecting Google as a vendor as well:

Looking at broker.log the vm-info field is empty:
               'vm-info': ''}],

# cat /sys/class/dmi/id/sys_vendor
Google

Alberto, let's make sure we factor Google into this one too.

Changed in landscape-client:
status: In Progress → Fix Committed

Hello Alex, or anyone else affected,

Accepted landscape-client into utopic-proposed. The package will build now and be available at https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/landscape-client/14.12-0ubuntu0.14.10 in a few hours, and then in the -proposed repository.

Please help us by testing this new package. See https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Testing/EnableProposed for documentation how to enable and use -proposed. Your feedback will aid us getting this update out to other Ubuntu users.

If this package fixes the bug for you, please add a comment to this bug, mentioning the version of the package you tested, and change the tag from verification-needed to verification-done. If it does not fix the bug for you, please add a comment stating that, and change the tag to verification-failed. In either case, details of your testing will help us make a better decision.

Further information regarding the verification process can be found at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/QATeam/PerformingSRUVerification . Thank you in advance!

tags: added: verification-needed
Brian Murray (brian-murray) wrote :

Hello Alex, or anyone else affected,

Accepted landscape-client into trusty-proposed. The package will build now and be available at https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/landscape-client/14.12-0ubuntu0.14.04 in a few hours, and then in the -proposed repository.

Please help us by testing this new package. See https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Testing/EnableProposed for documentation how to enable and use -proposed. Your feedback will aid us getting this update out to other Ubuntu users.

If this package fixes the bug for you, please add a comment to this bug, mentioning the version of the package you tested, and change the tag from verification-needed to verification-done. If it does not fix the bug for you, please add a comment stating that, and change the tag to verification-failed. In either case, details of your testing will help us make a better decision.

Further information regarding the verification process can be found at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/QATeam/PerformingSRUVerification . Thank you in advance!

Andreas Hasenack (ahasenack) wrote :

Verified for utopic with the package from utopic-proposed:

# apt-cache policy landscape-client
landscape-client:
  Installed: 14.12-0ubuntu0.14.10
  Candidate: 14.12-0ubuntu0.14.10
  Version table:
 *** 14.12-0ubuntu0.14.10 0
        500 http://nova.clouds.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ utopic-proposed/main amd64 Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status
     14.01-0ubuntu3 0
        500 http://nova.clouds.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ utopic/main amd64 Packages

Andreas Hasenack (ahasenack) wrote :

Verified with the package in trusty-proposed:

root@juju-machine-0-lxc-25:~# apt-cache policy landscape-client
landscape-client:
  Installed: 14.12-0ubuntu0.14.04
  Candidate: 14.12-0ubuntu0.14.04
  Version table:
 *** 14.12-0ubuntu0.14.04 0
        500 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ trusty-proposed/main amd64 Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status
     14.01-0ubuntu3 0
        500 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ trusty/main amd64 Packages

Chris Johnston (cjohnston) wrote :

Verified in trusty:

apt-cache policy landscape-client
landscape-client:
  Installed: 14.12-0ubuntu0.14.04
  Candidate: 14.12-0ubuntu0.14.04

tags: added: verification-done
removed: verification-needed
Chris J Arges (arges) wrote :

Hello Alex, or anyone else affected,

Accepted landscape-client into lucid-proposed. The package will build now and be available at http://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/landscape-client/14.12-0ubuntu0.10.04 in a few hours, and then in the -proposed repository.

Please help us by testing this new package. See https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Testing/EnableProposed for documentation how to enable and use -proposed. Your feedback will aid us getting this update out to other Ubuntu users.

If this package fixes the bug for you, please add a comment to this bug, mentioning the version of the package you tested, and change the tag from verification-needed to verification-done. If it does not fix the bug for you, please add a comment stating that, and change the tag to verification-failed. In either case, details of your testing will help us make a better decision.

Further information regarding the verification process can be found at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/QATeam/PerformingSRUVerification . Thank you in advance!

no longer affects: landscape-client (Ubuntu Lucid)
no longer affects: landscape-client (Ubuntu Precise)
no longer affects: landscape-client
tags: removed: verification-done
tags: added: verification-needed
tags: added: verification-done-trusty verification-done-utopic
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package landscape-client - 14.12-0ubuntu0.14.10

---------------
landscape-client (14.12-0ubuntu0.14.10) utopic; urgency=medium

  * New upstream version (LP: #1401523):
    - Fix regression occurring when performing Landscape-driven release
      upgrades (LP: #1389686)
    - Fix regression occurring when switching the client between different
      Landscape servers (LP: #1376134)
    - Support reporting QEMU virtualization (LP: #1374501)
    - Bump Juju integration message format (LP: #1369635, LP: #1362506)
    - Drop provisioning registration message (LP: #1344054)
    - Drop cloud registration message (LP: #1342646)
    - Fix handling broken packages (LP: #1326940)
    - Add new Swift usage message type (LP: #1320236)
    - Fix platform detection on POWER machines (LP: #1271615)
    - Fix platform detection for arm64 machines (LP: #1306824)
    - Added a mechanism to set the client's user-agent (LP: #1399139)
    - Fixed release-upgrader not asking for a seesion ID before attempting to
      send a message (LP: #1401867)
  * Dropped sysinfo-ignore-nonexistent-config patch, already applied upstream.
 -- Christopher Glass (Canonical) <email address hidden> Tue, 02 Dec 2014 23:59:36 -0600

Changed in landscape-client (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Released
Chris Glass (tribaal) wrote :

Verified with the package in lucid-proposed:

tribaal@ubuntu:~$ apt-cache policy landscape-client
landscape-client:
  Installed: 14.12-0ubuntu0.10.04
  Candidate: 14.12-0ubuntu0.10.04
  Version table:
 *** 14.12-0ubuntu0.10.04 0
        500 http://deb-mirror.habari.co.tz/ubuntu/ lucid-proposed/main Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status
     13.07.3-0ubuntu0.10.04 0
        500 http://deb-mirror.habari.co.tz/ubuntu/ lucid-updates/main Packages
     1.5.0.1-0ubuntu0.10.04.0 0
        500 http://deb-mirror.habari.co.tz/ubuntu/ lucid/main Packages

tags: added: verification-done-lucid
Chris Glass (tribaal) wrote :

Verified with the package in precise-proposed:

tribaal@ubuntu:~$ apt-cache policy landscape-client
landscape-client:
  Installed: 14.12-0ubuntu0.12.04
  Candidate: 14.12-0ubuntu0.12.04
  Version table:
 *** 14.12-0ubuntu0.12.04 0
        500 http://deb-mirror.habari.co.tz/ubuntu/ precise-proposed/main amd64 Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status
     13.07.3-0ubuntu0.12.04 0
        500 http://deb-mirror.habari.co.tz/ubuntu/ precise-updates/main amd64 Packages
     12.04.3-0ubuntu1 0
        500 http://deb-mirror.habari.co.tz/ubuntu/ precise/main amd64 Packages

tags: added: verification-done-precise
removed: verification-needed

The verification of the Stable Release Update for landscape-client has completed successfully and the package has now been released to -updates. Subsequently, the Ubuntu Stable Release Updates Team is being unsubscribed and will not receive messages about this bug report. In the event that you encounter a regression using the package from -updates please report a new bug using ubuntu-bug and tag the bug report regression-update so we can easily find any regressions.

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