[libvirt] Bugs when installing Windows XP

Daniel P. Berrange berrange at redhat.com
Tue Jul 6 13:13:00 UTC 2010

On Tue, Jul 06, 2010 at 02:57:25PM +0200, Laurent Léonard wrote:
> Hi,
> There are 2 bugs (regressions) when installing Windows XP, it can be 
> reproduced with libvirt 0.8.x.
> After the first installation stage, the machine reboots but:
> - the CD-ROM is removed, so the second stage asks for the CD-ROM.

This is a virt-manager / virt-install bug. libvirt just does what its
told with the CD media.

> - if I force the shutdown, the machine reboots. If I force the shutdown again 
> after the reboot the machine shuts off as expected.

Libvirt won't ever auto-rebooted when asked to force shutdown, so again I
suspect this is virt-install/virt-manager automatically starting the guest

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