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Bug #20265

Facter 1.6.X not considering Qemu virtual type

Added by Rudy JAUREGUI about 3 years ago. Updated almost 3 years ago.

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Target version:1.6.x
Keywords: Affected Facter version:1.6.5

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On ubuntu 12.04 LTS, the official version for the facter package is 1.6.5-ubuntu1.

ii facter 1.6.5-1ubuntu1 collect and display facts about the system

The is_virtual? method is not recognized on last version of KVM, because of the output of /proc/cpuinfo, which does not contains “Qemu Server” Infos.

model name : Common KVM processor

The workaround was added in the next versions of facter, and so I would like to provide you this patch, which fixes this bug on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS.

Best regards

— rustx

patch_facter_1.6.5.diff Magnifier (415 Bytes) Rudy JAUREGUI, 04/17/2013 03:17 am


#1 Updated by Rudy JAUREGUI almost 3 years ago

  • Status changed from Unreviewed to Closed

On ubuntu LTS side, i’ve opened a bug, but as this one is only affecting me, so I can’t count on a SRU Update. I will close that demand here, as puppet teams had fixed that bug on their side in facter 1.7.X. thanks for your good explanations on the IRC.

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