Windows VM's do not shut down properly when running as KVM Virtual Machine.
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SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension 12
SUSE Linux Enterprise Virtual Machine Driver Pack
The logs show the cluster will first try a graceful shutdown (IE: virsh shutdown <domain>) but after the cluster timeout, it issues a "forced" shutdown (virsh destroy <domain>) which is like a power button reset.
VirtualDomain(Win2012r2): INFO: Issuing graceful shutdown request for domain winserver2012.
VirtualDomain(Win2012r2): INFO: Issuing forced shutdown (destroy) request for domain winserver2012.
lrmd: notice: operation_finished: Win2012r2_stop_0:47054:stderr [ Domain winserver2012 destroyed ]
crmd: notice: process_lrm_event: Operation Win2012r2_stop_0: ok (node=rbrunt28, call=199, rc=0, cib-update=172, confirmed=true)
After the domain is started again, the Windows "Shutdown Event Tracker" will come up asking for reason computer was shut down unexpectedly.
To change the power configuration:
Control Panel -> System and Security -> Power Options --> Click "Change plan Settings". Set "Turn off the display" to Never (default is 10 minutes)
Tested with Win2012r2 and Windows 7.
primitive Win2012r2 VirtualDomain \
meta target-role=Stopped allow-migrate=true is-managed=true maintenance=false \
operations $id=Win2012r2-operations \
op migrate_from interval=0 timeout=120 \
op migrate_to interval=0 timeout=120 \
op monitor interval=10 timeout=30 trace_ra=1 \
params config="/images2/winserver2012.orig.xml" hypervisor="qemu:///system" migration_transport=ssh \
utilization cpu=2 hv_memory=1024
Windows Shutdown Event Tracker screenshot:
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- Creation Date: 06-Jul-2017
- Modified Date:03-Mar-2020
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