[PATCH] NEWS: Mention fixes and improvements of BLOCK_THRESHOLD and TLS key tencryption

Peter Krempa pkrempa at redhat.com
Thu Jul 30 14:52:57 UTC 2020

Signed-off-by: Peter Krempa <pkrempa at redhat.com>
 NEWS.rst | 20 ++++++++++++++++++++
 1 file changed, 20 insertions(+)

diff --git a/NEWS.rst b/NEWS.rst
index 8b53d21b8a..1e4c4df1d6 100644
--- a/NEWS.rst
+++ b/NEWS.rst
@@ -31,6 +31,16 @@ v6.6.0 (unreleased)
     Specifying a virtualHW version greater or equal to 7 (ESXi 4.0) will allow
     you to use up to 10 NICs instead of 4 as it was previously.

+  * qemu: Support encrypted TLS keys for NBD disks
+    The secret key used for disks can now be encrypted similarly to TLS keys
+    used for migration, chardev and others.
+  * qemu: VIR_DOMAIN_EVENT_ID_BLOCK_THRESHOLD can now be registered for <mirror>
+    The event can now be used also for block copy destinations by using the
+    index of the <mirror> image.
 * **Bug fixes**

   * virdevmapper: Don't use libdevmapper to obtain dependencies
@@ -40,6 +50,16 @@ v6.6.0 (unreleased)
     meant that libdevmapper opened ``/dev/mapper/control`` which wasn't closed
     and was leaked to QEMU. CVE-2020-14339

+  * qemu: Report correct index in VIR_DOMAIN_EVENT_ID_BLOCK_THRESHOLD
+    Starting from libvirt-5.10 with qemu-4.2 the
+    VIR_DOMAIN_EVENT_ID_BLOCK_THRESHOLD event would report incorrect device
+    index when reported for an image from the backing chain of a disk.
+  * qemu: Don't fail active layer block commit or block copy in certain cases
+    Starting from libvirt-6.5 an active layer block commit or a block copy could
+    fail if the same destination was used more than once.

 v6.5.0 (2020-07-03)

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