Fwd: Thursday is Spice Test Day!

poma pomidorabelisima at gmail.com
Fri May 31 22:26:11 UTC 2013

On 31.05.2013 22:12, Paolo Bonzini wrote:
> Il 31/05/2013 17:04, poma ha scritto:
>> On 31.05.2013 16:34, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
>>> On Fri, May 31, 2013 at 04:20:00PM +0200, poma wrote:
>>>> In addition to your method,
>>>> 'qemu-kvm -sdl' is only able to produce
>>>> "Could not initialize SDL(No available video device) - exiting"
>>>> despite guidance at
>>>> https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/How_to_debug_Virtualization_problems#SDL_Graphics
>>> This might be a bug, or it might be that you don't have a video device
>>> available (are you running this at the text console or over ssh?)
>>> SDL works pretty reliably for me though, but if you can't get it to
>>> work you should file a bug with detailed information about versions
>>> and how to reproduce it.
>> But what about this one?
>> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=880152#c3
> That's a RHEL bug.  For what it's worth, in RHEL you're not even
> supposed to invoke qemu-kvm, it's in /usr/libexec.

Actually it's *RHEL7* bug report, and what is important to note is
missed SDL support. ;)
BTW regarding that and correcting my previous statement,
'virsh' & 'virt-manager' are troubled ones in Fedora,
not 'qemu-kvm' per se.
And as icing on the cake,
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=536693 it seems that the
story is finished.
Ta ta ta taaaaa. :)


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