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Re: [Qemu-devel] unable to set SATA serial with a spaces

From: Markus Armbruster
Subject: Re: [Qemu-devel] unable to set SATA serial with a spaces
Date: Fri, 20 Feb 2015 08:42:25 +0100
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.3 (gnu/linux)

John Snow <address@hidden> writes:

> On 02/19/2015 02:48 PM, Alan Latteri wrote:
>> I am virtualzing a physical server for which I need to set the SCSI/SATA
>> drive serial. It is comprised of 12 " " spaces then 8 letter/digits. If
>> I exclude the spaces, the drive serial is not accurate. If I include the
>> spaces I get the following error.
>> error: Failed to start domain test1
>> error: internal error: driver serial ' ABCD1234' contains unsafe characters
>> virsh edit
>> Centos 7.0
>> 3.19.0-1.el7.elrepo.x86_64
>> QEMU emulator version 1.5.3 (qemu-kvm-1.5.3-60.el7.centos.7), Copyright
>> (c) 2003-2008 Fabrice Bellard
> Are you sure you need to input the spaces? the standard inquiry reply
> that outputs the serial uses spaces as padding, so even if you use
> serial "ABCD1234" the inquiry command is going to tell you
> "            ABCD1234".

Are you sure it pads on the left?  padstr() doesn't look like left...


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