<br><br>> Date: Mon, 23 Nov 2009 16:16:05 +0000<br>> From: firstname.lastname@example.org<br>> To: email@example.com<br>> CC: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org<br>> Subject: Re: [virt-tools-list] Questions about virt-manager running on Arch of Itanium 64<br>> <br>> On Mon, Nov 23, 2009 at 11:09:28AM -0500, Cole Robinson wrote:<br>> > On 11/23/2009 01:43 AM, Dustin Xiong wrote:<br>> > > Date: Fri, 20 Nov 2009 08:14:09 -0500, cole wrote:<br>> > >><br>> > >> cc-ing libvirt-list<br>> > >><br>> > <br>> > >> >>> My cpu is itanium 64, the OS is RHEL.The libvirt is 0.6.3,<br>> > > virt-manager<br>> > >> >>> is 0.6.1.<br>> > >><br>> > >> Ah, are you using the version of libvirt that comes with RHEL 5.4? That<br>> > >> version has been patched to only look for the qemu-kvm binary in one<br>&g!
t; > >> spot: /usr/libexec/qemu-kvm IIRC. You could try to work with that! , but<br>> > >> since you are already building upstream KVM, vir! t-manage r, and<br>> > > virtinst,<br>> > >> might not be a bad idea to pull upstream libvirt as well.<br>> > >><br>> > > <br>> > > yes, my libvirt rpm and other related rpms all came from the RHEL 5.4<br>> > > iso. And they all build for itanium 64<br>> > > # rpm -qa | grep libvirt<br>> > > libvirt-python-0.6.3-20.el5<br>> > > libvirt-devel-0.6.3-20.el5<br>> > > libvirt-0.6.3-20.el5<br>> > > <br>> > > And i try to make a link, it still doesn't work.<br>> > > ln -s /usr/local/bin/qemu-system-ia64 /usr/libexec/qemu-system-ia64<br>> > > <br>> > <br>> > Actually I think that destination needs to be /usr/libexec/qemu-kvm, not<br>> > qemu-system-ia64. And looking at the rh!
el5 code, this can also be<br>> > /usr/bin/qemu-kvm<br>&!
> <br>> That's not going to help. 'ia64' is not listed as a valid architecture<br>> in qemu_conf.c, so it'll never be pulled into the capabilities, and thus<br>> libvirt will never even look for a KVM binary<br>> <br><br>The libvirt and virt-manager rpm all come from the iso of <br><h3 id="release0">Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.4 Server (Itanium)</h3>Does the redhat have the plans to implement the architecture ia64 in libvirt ?<br><br>> Someone needs to update qemu_conf.c to handle ia64 correctly.<br>> <br><br>If i want to update qemu_conf.c to handle ia64 , which files or datastruct needs to update ? Only the qemu_conf.c ?<br><br>thanks a lot<br> <br /><hr />Windows Live: <a href='http://www.microsoft.com/middleeast/windows/windowslive/see-it-in-action/social-network-basics.aspx?ocid=PID23461::T:WLMTAGL:ON:WL:en-xm:SI_SB_3:092010' target='_new'>Friends get your Flickr, Yelp, and Digg updates when they e-mail you.</a></body>