[virt-tools-list] [PATCH] virtinst: Use virtio bus type for disks on pSeries machines

Shivaprasad G Bhat sbhat at linux.vnet.ibm.com
Sat Apr 9 07:41:55 UTC 2016

pSeries doesn't support ide and so default bus was changed to use the scsi
before. It is now verified that virtio works better on pSeries with better
performance outcomes. Change the default to virtio for disks.

Signed-off-by: Shivaprasad G Bhat <sbhat at linux.vnet.ibm.com>
 virtinst/guest.py |    2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/virtinst/guest.py b/virtinst/guest.py
index da07410..ab6dcba 100644
--- a/virtinst/guest.py
+++ b/virtinst/guest.py
@@ -1036,7 +1036,7 @@ class Guest(XMLBuilder):
                 d.bus = "virtio"
             elif self.os.is_pseries():
-                d.bus = "scsi"
+                d.bus = "virtio"
             elif self.os.is_arm():
                 d.bus = "sd"
             elif self.os.is_q35():

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