Aiming for Qemu 2.0 in 14.04

Dimitri John Ledkov xnox at
Thu Mar 13 17:08:09 UTC 2014

On 13 March 2014 15:56, Serge Hallyn <serge.hallyn at> wrote:
> Quoting Jamie Strandboge (jamie at
>> On 03/12/2014 08:52 AM, Serge Hallyn wrote:
>> > Quoting Jamie Strandboge (jamie at> Creating a symlink to
>> /usr/bin/qemu-img from /usr/bin/kvm-img makes this error
>> >> go away and things seem to work, but I've not reviewed/tested if this is the
>> >> correct fix.
>> > Ah.  So the choice of kvm-img or qemu-img appears to be stored in
>> > the qemu-driver.  Can you restart libvirt and see if that fixes it
>> > for you?
>> It does.
> Hm.  So I'm not sure whether qemu should try to force a libvirt update...

It's valid for e.g. qemu to declare "Breaks: libvirt (<< some
version)" this way libvirt will be forced to upgrade and restart
itself appropriately.
And this way nothing happens if libvirt is not installed at all.

(some version - being like the last one of libvirt uploaded into trusty)



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