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Bug 1060705

Summary: One display seen on a multi-monitor guest after rhev 3.0 to 3.2 migration
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager Reporter: Arik <ahadas>
Component: ovirt-engineAssignee: Arik <ahadas>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Pavel Novotny <pnovotny>
Severity: high Docs Contact:
Priority: medium    
Version: 3.2.0CC: acathrow, ahadas, bazulay, cfergeau, gklein, iheim, jraju, lpeer, mavital, michal.skrivanek, mkrcmari, ngupta, ofrenkel, pnovotny, Rhev-m-bugs, sherold, tpoitras, yeylon
Target Milestone: ---   
Target Release: 3.4.0   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Whiteboard: virt
Fixed In Version: ovirt-3.4.0-beta2 Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Previously, multi-monitor virtual machines displayed only a single monitor after migrating to Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization 3.4 from version 3.0 or earlier. Now imported virtual machines display the correct number of monitors.
Story Points: ---
Clone Of: 1024636 Environment:
Last Closed: 2014-06-09 15:03:33 UTC Type: Bug
Regression: --- Mount Type: ---
Documentation: --- CRM:
Verified Versions: Category: ---
oVirt Team: --- RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:
Cloudforms Team: --- Target Upstream Version:
Bug Depends On:    
Bug Blocks: 1078909, 1142926    

Comment 1 Michal Skrivanek 2014-02-03 14:51:36 UTC
fixing OVF import from the <3.1 release

Comment 2 Omer Frenkel 2014-02-06 09:31:24 UTC
merged to branch: ovirt-engine-3.4 as;a=commit;h=3f8645cc6036cb73aa69c97cbe97e63063f44915

Comment 4 Ilanit Stein 2014-03-04 07:30:41 UTC
Hello Jaison,

Can you please attach the ovf of the 3.0 VM, including the disk, by running on storage server:

tar -zcvf vm3_0.ovf images master

Thank you,

Comment 6 Pavel Novotny 2014-03-25 17:17:31 UTC
Verified in rhevm-3.4.0-0.10.beta2.el6ev (av4).

Verification steps:
1. Create an NFS export domain with data provided in comment 5 - it contains the VM image & OVF file of a Windows VM exported in RHEVM 3.0.
2. Import the VM (check that 2 monitors are shown in the VM details sub-tab on Import Virtual Machine(s) dialog).
3. After the import is complete, check the imported VM has 2 monitors set as well.
4. Run the VM and on host check the corresponding qemu process.

The qemu parameters must contain *only one* occurence of "-device qxl,id=video...", which indicates a second display device (thus two monitors in total).

All display-related qemu parameters then look like:

-vga qxl -global qxl-vga.ram_size=67108864 -global qxl-vga.vram_size=33554432 -device qxl,id=video1,ram_size=67108864,vram_size=33554432,bus=pci.0,addr=0x5

Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2014-06-09 15:03:33 UTC
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.