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FS#50434 - [ovmf] cdrom media isn't detected with q35

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Alif (alive4ever) - Thursday, 18 August 2016, 13:00 GMT
Last edited by Doug Newgard (Scimmia) - Monday, 22 August 2016, 04:17 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Assigned
Assigned To Tobias Powalowski (tpowa)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 1
Private No


Arch packaged OVMF fails to detect CDROM media when machine type is set to q35

Additional info:
* package version(s): 18419-1
* config and/or log files etc.

Steps to reproduce:
Start qemu with ovmf to boot an UEFI capable iso such as Arch Linux installer or Windows installer, with machine type set to q35

$ qemu-system-x86_64 -enable-kvm -machine type=q35,accel=kvm -m 1G -bios /usr/share/ovmf/ovmf_x64.bin -drive file=./archlinux-2016.08.01-dual.iso,media=cdrom

Note: extracted OVMF from fedora 24 rpm[1] doesn't have this issue. Latest jenkins rpm[2] also doesn't have this issue.

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Comment by Alif (alive4ever) - Saturday, 18 February 2017, 20:34 GMT
Up, requesting to fix this bug.