[CentOS-devel] Is advanced-virt (Virtualization SIG) not relevant anymore with latest CentOS Stream 8?

Mon Jan 31 19:46:21 UTC 2022
Mike Rochefort <mroche at redhat.com>

On Mon, Jan 31, 2022 at 2:21 PM Orion Poplawski <orion at nwra.com> wrote:
> I'm trying to square this with my not being able to find this update:
> https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHBA-2021:2098
> which has libvirt-7.0.0-14.module+el8.4.0+10886+79296686 and is listed for:
> Red Hat Enterprise Linux Advanced Virtualization 8
> which I don't see on my RHEL 8 machines:
> Available Packages
> libvirt.x86_64       6.0.0-37.module+el8.5.0+12162+40884dd2
> rhel-8-for-x86_64-appstream-rpms
> Any more insight would be appreciated, thanks.

To the best of my knowledge, this module version is not part of RHEL
but from the RHEL Advanced Virtualization 8 product. If you don't have
the "advanced-virt{,-crb}-for-rhel-8-x86_64-rpms" repositories, you
will not see these packages.

Mike Rochefort