[CentOS-virt] Q: how can I request to add an upstream patch to resolve a core dump issue?
huan.xiong at hxt-semitech.com
Fri Jun 22 07:26:41 UTC 2018
UPDATE: It turned out QEMU still dumped core with that patch applied.
That said, I'm still interested to know how to report issues with QEMU from centos-virt repo.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Xiong, Huan
> Sent: 2018年6月22日 11:12
> To: 'centos-virt at centos.org' <centos-virt at centos.org>
> Subject: Q: how can I request to add an upstream patch to resolve a core
> dump issue?
> The latest version of QEMU (qemu-kvm-ev-2.10.0-21.el7_5.3.1) from centos-
> virt repo doesn't have this patch:
> commit 68a9398261ca38979bbc2b7c89ed5bb044ccc9e6
> Author: linzhecheng <linzhecheng at huawei.com>
> Date: Tue Nov 28 12:46:56 2017 +0800
> qemu-thread: fix races on threads that exit very quickly
> I wonder how I can request to add it? I hit a core dump issue repeatedly,
> which I believe is fixed by this patch. While I observed it on an aarch64
> machine, I think the issue is common on all arch types.
> I'd like to submit a bug report, but didn't find a category for centos-virt at
> https://Bugzilla.redhat.com (I suppose I should file bug against upstream,
> right?). The Virt-SIG wiki page seems to be outdated and doesn't contain
> information on this. Any suggestions?
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