[19.04 FEAT] upgrade qemu > 3.0

Bug #1786956 reported by bugproxy on 2018-08-14
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Ubuntu on IBM z Systems
Canonical Server Team
qemu (Ubuntu)
Christian Ehrhardt 

Bug Description

Upgrade to newest version of qemu > 3.0

This version is expected soon.

Don't want to miss the Feature Freeze date....

bugproxy (bugproxy) on 2018-08-14
tags: added: architecture-s39064 bugnameltc-170559 severity-high targetmilestone-inin1810
Changed in ubuntu:
assignee: nobody → Skipper Bug Screeners (skipper-screen-team)
affects: ubuntu → qemu (Ubuntu)
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Christian Ehrhardt  (paelzer) wrote :

as communicated via various people qemu >=3.0 is scheduled for Ubuntu 19.04 and not 18.10.
I'll keep the bug open for the 19.04 merge then ...

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bugproxy (bugproxy) wrote : Comment bridged from LTC Bugzilla

------- Comment From <email address hidden> 2018-08-14 11:39 EDT-------
Changed Target Milestone to 19.04

tags: added: targetmilestone-inin1904
removed: targetmilestone-inin1810
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Frank Heimes (fheimes) wrote : Re: [18.10 FEAT] upgrade qemu >=3.0

Changed to incomplete until v3 becomes available.
Adjusted title to reflect plan for 19.04.

Changed in qemu (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete
Changed in ubuntu-z-systems:
status: New → Incomplete
importance: Undecided → High
summary: - [18.10 FEAT] upgrade qemu >=3.0
+ [19.04 FEAT] upgrade qemu >=3.0
summary: - [19.04 FEAT] upgrade qemu >=3.0
+ [19.04 FEAT] upgrade qemu > 3.0
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bugproxy (bugproxy) wrote : Comment bridged from LTC Bugzilla

------- Comment From <email address hidden> 2018-08-29 06:42 EDT-------
Changed Title to reflect the correct version number.
qemu 3.0 is not sufficient......

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Frank Heimes (fheimes) wrote :

Adjusted the bug description based on the title change.

description: updated
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Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

[Expired for Ubuntu on IBM z Systems because there has been no activity for 60 days.]

Changed in ubuntu-z-systems:
status: Incomplete → Expired
Frank Heimes (fheimes) on 2018-11-02
Changed in ubuntu-z-systems:
status: Expired → Triaged
assignee: nobody → Canonical Server Team (canonical-server)
Changed in qemu (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → In Progress
assignee: Skipper Bug Screeners (skipper-screen-team) → Christian Ehrhardt  (paelzer)
Changed in ubuntu-z-systems:
status: Triaged → In Progress
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Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :
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This bug was fixed in the package qemu - 1:3.1+dfsg-2ubuntu1

qemu (1:3.1+dfsg-2ubuntu1) disco; urgency=medium

  * Merge with Debian testing, Among many other things this fixes LP Bugs:
    LP: #1806104 - fix misleading page size error on ppc64el
    LP: #1782205 - SnowRidge enabled new ISAs
    LP: #1786956 - upgrade to qemu >= 3.0
    LP: #1809083 - Backward migration to Xenial on ppc64el
    LP: #1803315 - s390x Huge page enablement
    LP: #1657409 - enable virglrenderer
    Remaining Changes:
    - qemu-kvm to systemd unit
      - d/qemu-kvm-init: script for QEMU KVM preparation modules, ksm,
        hugepages and architecture specifics
      - d/qemu-kvm.service: systemd unit to call qemu-kvm-init
      - d/qemu-system-common.install: install systemd unit and helper script
      - d/qemu-system-common.maintscript: clean old sysv and upstart scripts
      - d/qemu-system-common.qemu-kvm.default: defaults for
      - d/rules: install /etc/default/qemu-kvm
    - Enable nesting by default
      - d/qemu-system-x86.modprobe: set nested=1 module option on intel.
        (is default on amd)
      - d/qemu-system-x86.postinst: re-load kvm_intel.ko if it was loaded
        without nested=1
      - d/p/ubuntu/expose-vmx_qemu64cpu.patch: expose nested kvm by default
        in qemu64 cpu type.
      - d/p/ubuntu/enable-svm-by-default.patch: Enable nested svm by default
        in qemu64 on amd
      - d/qemu-system-x86.README.Debian: document intention of nested being
        default is comfort, not full support
    - Distribution specific machine type (LP: 1304107 1621042 1776189 1761372)
      - d/p/ubuntu/define-ubuntu-machine-types.patch: define distro machine
      - d/qemu-system-x86.NEWS Info on fixed machine type defintions
        for host-phys-bits=true (LP: 1776189)
      - add an info about -hpb machine type in debian/qemu-system-x86.NEWS
      - d/p/ubuntu/lp-1761372-*: provide pseries-bionic-2.11-sxxm type as
        convenience with all meltdown/spectre workarounds enabled by default.
        (LP: 1761372).
    - improved dependencies
      - Make qemu-system-common depend on qemu-block-extra
      - Make qemu-utils depend on qemu-block-extra
      - let qemu-utils recommend sharutils
    - s390x support
      - Create qemu-system-s390x package
      - Enable numa support for s390x
    - arch aware kvm wrappers
    - d/control: update VCS links (updated to match latest Ubuntu)
    - qemu-guest-agent: freeze-hook fixes (LP: 1484990)
      - d/qemu-guest-agent.install: provide /etc/qemu/fsfreeze-hook
      - d/qemu-guest-agent.dirs: provide /etc/qemu/fsfreeze-hook.d
    - d/control-in: enable RDMA support in qemu (LP: 1692476)
        - enable RDMA config option
        - add libibumad-dev build-dep
    - tolerate ipxe size change on migrations to >=18.04 (LP: 1713490)
      - d/p/ubuntu/pre-bionic-256k-ipxe-efi-roms.patch: old machine types
        reference 256k path
      - d/control-in: depend on ipxe-qemu-256k-compat-efi-roms to be able to
        handle incoming migrations from former releases.
    - d/control-in: Disable capstone disassembler library support (universe...

Changed in qemu (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Released
Frank Heimes (fheimes) on 2019-01-31
Changed in ubuntu-z-systems:
status: In Progress → Fix Released
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bugproxy (bugproxy) wrote :

------- Comment From <email address hidden> 2019-02-05 02:41 EDT-------
IBM Bugzilla status -> closed, Fix Released with Disco

Frank Heimes (fheimes) on 2019-04-16
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