[Spice-devel] Need help getting qxl and vdi_port installed in XP guest
Todd And Margo Chester
toddandmargo at gmail.com
Wed Nov 30 15:02:20 PST 2011
On 11/30/2011 01:34 AM, Alon Levy wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 29, 2011 at 12:55:38PM -0800, Todd And Margo Chester wrote:
>> Hi All,
>> This is really two topics I need help with. I am trying to get the
>> qxl driver
>> and the vdiport drivers installed into my XP Pro SP3 guest.
>> 1) XP Device Manager: vport0p1:
>> In the user's manual, page 15, section 6.1.1, it states:
> Unfortunately that user manual should be updated, that information is
>> vdiport driver install and removal is performed similarly to the QXL driver,
>> but this time using the vdi_port.inf and vdi_port.sys files instead.
>> I have scoured
>> looking for vdi_port.inf and vdi_port.sys with no success. Am I blind?
> We have stopped using vdi_port, it is used by older spice versions, in
> newer vdagent and qemu we reuse the virtio-serial pci device, that has
> seperate drivers.
Hopefully, EL 6.2 will have a lot of your new updated in it.
Were do I find a (legacy) copy of the old vdi port?
This is the PCI ID, if that helps:
Scientific Linux 6.1:
# rpm -qa \*virt\*
# rpm -qa \*spice\*
# rpm -qa \*kvm\*
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