[19.10 FEAT] KVM: Boot Configuration Override (virt-manager)

Bug #1826856 reported by bugproxy on 2019-04-29
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Ubuntu on IBM z Systems
virt-manager (Ubuntu)
Skipper Bug Screeners

Bug Description

Extend libvirt to support a temporary override of the boot device. This is needed on z because there's no interactive way to select the boot device.

Will be made available with virt-manager 2.2 once available


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bugproxy (bugproxy) on 2019-04-29
tags: added: architecture-s39064 bugnameltc-177144 severity-high targetmilestone-inin1910
Changed in ubuntu:
assignee: nobody → Skipper Bug Screeners (skipper-screen-team)
affects: ubuntu → virt-manager (Ubuntu)
Frank Heimes (frank-heimes) wrote :

Setting to Incomplete until v2.2 is released.

Changed in ubuntu-z-systems:
importance: Undecided → High
Changed in virt-manager (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete
Changed in ubuntu-z-systems:
status: New → Incomplete
tags: added: universe

FYI I put that on the list of virt related work this cycle.
But working on it is a few weeks out from now.

Changed in virt-manager (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Triaged
information type: Private → Public
Changed in ubuntu-z-systems:
status: Incomplete → Triaged
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package virt-manager - 1:2.2.0-0ubuntu1

virt-manager (1:2.2.0-0ubuntu1) eoan; urgency=medium

  * Merge with new upstream release v2.2
    Amonth other fixes and improvements this fixes
    LP: #1826856 - KVM: Boot Configuration Override
    - update patches for context changes in 2.2
      - d/p/Use-usr-bin-python.patch
      - d/p/add_qemu_binaries.patch
      - d/p/mark-libvirt-lxc.patch
      - d/p/prefer-qemu.patch
    - d/virtinst.install: virtcli got merged with virtinst

 -- Christian Ehrhardt <email address hidden> Wed, 26 Jun 2019 14:18:34 +0200

Changed in virt-manager (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Released
Changed in ubuntu-z-systems:
status: Triaged → Fix Released

------- Comment From <email address hidden> 2019-06-28 02:51 EDT-------
IBM Bugzilla status -> closed, Fix Released for Eoan

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