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