"OS Variant" -list does not have entries for Ubuntu

Bug #182054 reported by Timo Aaltonen on 2008-01-11
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
virt-manager (Ubuntu)
Fabián Rodríguez

Bug Description

Binary package hint: virt-manager

The "OS Variant" -list of the client creation dialog does not have (an entry/) entries for Ubuntu. I think it should.

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Soren Hansen (soren) wrote :

Fixed here:
virtinst (0.300.2-0ubuntu2) hardy; urgency=low

  * Added "Ubuntu Hardy" to the list of distributions. (LP: #182054)

 -- Soren Hansen < <email address hidden>> Sat, 12 Jan 2008 23:42:04 +0100

Changed in virt-manager:
status: New → Fix Released
Fabián Rodríguez (magicfab) wrote :

Sorry, reopening this. Soren, could you ellaborate a bit on why there are not entries for other Ubuntu versions ? Either way, why would this matter ?

Changed in virt-manager:
assignee: nobody → magicfab
importance: Undecided → Low
status: Fix Released → Incomplete
Nick Barcet (nijaba) wrote :

Fabian, currently previous versions of ubuntu require a bit of massaging before sucessfully booting in kvm and we would not like to be misleading in Virt-Manager and thus generate deception. Previous version will run fine under the Ubuntu Hardy selection, but you need to apply first a workaround on the isos as described on the wiki:

Changed in virt-manager:
status: Incomplete → Fix Released
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