Package "libvirt"

Name: libvirt


This package is just an umbrella for a group of other packages, it has no description.
Description samples from packages in group:

  • nss plugin providing IP add ress resolution for virtual machines
  • Virtualization daemon glusterfs storage driver
  • Virtualization daemon Sheedog storage driver
  • Virtualization daemon ZFS storage driver

Latest version: 4.0.0-1ubuntu8.10
Release: bionic (18.04)
Level: updates
Repository: universe


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Other versions of "libvirt" in Bionic

Repository Area Version
base main 4.0.0-1ubuntu8
base universe 4.0.0-1ubuntu8
security main 4.0.0-1ubuntu8.10
security universe 4.0.0-1ubuntu8.10
updates main 4.0.0-1ubuntu8.10

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Version: 4.0.0-1ubuntu8.5 2018-09-13 09:06:47 UTC

  libvirt (4.0.0-1ubuntu8.5) bionic; urgency=medium

  * d/p/ubuntu-aa/lp-1788603-fix-ptrace-rules-with-kernel-4.18.patch:
    avoid issues with newer kernels >=4.18 (LP: #1788603)
  * d/p/ubuntu/lp-1789659-don-t-check-for-parallel-iteration-in-hash.patch:
    remove broken and redundant check for parallel iteration in hash functions
    (LP: #1789659)

 -- Christian Ehrhardt <email address hidden> Tue, 28 Aug 2018 07:26:19 +0200

Source diff to previous version
1788603 libvirt fails with failure to open mount namespace
1789659 libvirt-daemon error \

Version: 4.0.0-1ubuntu8.4 2018-09-03 09:06:50 UTC

  libvirt (4.0.0-1ubuntu8.4) bionic; urgency=medium

  * Fix an issue where guests with plenty of hostdevs attached where detected
    as not shut down due to the kernel needing more time to free up
    resources (LP: #1788226)
    - d/p/ubuntu/lp-1788226-wait-longer-5-30s-on-hard-shutdown.patch
    - d/p/ubuntu/lp-1788226-wait-longer-on-kill-per-assigned-Hostdev.patch

 -- Christian Ehrhardt <email address hidden> Thu, 23 Aug 2018 07:36:04 +0200

Source diff to previous version
1788226 libvirt might misdetect guests as not properly shut down when using plenty of hostdev ressources

Version: 4.0.0-1ubuntu8.3 2018-06-21 09:06:53 UTC

  libvirt (4.0.0-1ubuntu8.3) bionic; urgency=medium

  * d/p/ubuntu-aa/lp1775777-vfio-usage-without-initial-hostdev.patch: fix
    hotplug use cases where the initial guest had no hostdev at all and
    therefore vrit-aa-helper did not allow /dev/vfio/vfio (LP: #1775777)

 -- Christian Ehrhardt <email address hidden> Wed, 13 Jun 2018 10:48:18 +0200

Source diff to previous version
1775777 allow /dev/vfio/vfio in general

Version: 4.0.0-1ubuntu8.2 2018-06-12 13:06:45 UTC

  libvirt (4.0.0-1ubuntu8.2) bionic-security; urgency=medium

    - debian/patches/CVE-2018-1064.patch: add size limit to
    - CVE-2018-1064
  * SECURITY UPDATE: Speculative Store Bypass
    - debian/patches/CVE-2018-3639-1.patch: define the 'ssbd' CPUID feature
      bit in src/cpu/cpu_map.xml.
    - debian/patches/CVE-2018-3639-2.patch: define the 'virt-ssbd' CPUID
      feature bit in src/cpu/cpu_map.xml.
    - CVE-2018-3639

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden> Wed, 23 May 2018 13:23:01 -0400

Source diff to previous version
CVE-2018-1064 libvirt version before 4.2.0-rc1 is vulnerable to a resource exhaustion as a result of an incomplete fix for CVE-2018-5748 that affects QEMU monitor
CVE-2018-3639 Speculative Store Bypass

Version: 4.0.0-1ubuntu8.1 2018-05-21 09:06:59 UTC

  libvirt (4.0.0-1ubuntu8.1) bionic; urgency=medium

  * Fix nwfilters that set CTRL_IP_LEARNING set to dhcp failing with "An error
    occurred, but the cause is unknown" due to a buffer being too small
    for pcap with TPACKET_V3 enabled (LP: #1758037)
    - debian/patches/ubuntu/lp-1758037-nwfilter-increase-pcap-buffer-size.patch

 -- Christian Ehrhardt <email address hidden> Fri, 11 May 2018 07:32:28 +0200

1758037 LTC Test- Ubuntu18.04: Starting the guest with network filter defined will fail with \

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