oVirt 4.3.9 Release Notes

The oVirt Project is pleased to announce the availability of the 4.3.9 Second Release Candidate as of February 20, 2020.

oVirt is a free open-source distributed virtualization solution, designed to manage your entire enterprise infrastructure. oVirt uses the trusted KVM hypervisor and is built upon several other community projects, including libvirt, Gluster, PatternFly, and Ansible.

This release is available now for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.7 and CentOS Linux 7.7 (or similar).

To find out how to interact with oVirt developers and users and ask questions, visit our [community page]”(/community/). All issues or bugs should be reported via Red Hat Bugzilla. The oVirt Project makes no guarantees as to its suitability or usefulness. This pre-release should not to be used in production, and it is not feature complete.

If you’d like to try oVirt as quickly as possible, follow the instructions on the Download page.

For complete installation, administration, and usage instructions, see the oVirt Documentation.

For a general overview of oVirt, read the About oVirt page.

To learn about features introduced before 4.3.9, see the release notes for previous versions.

  1. oVirt 4.3.9 Release Notes
    2. What’s New in 4.3.9?
      1. Bug Fixes
        1. oVirt Engine
        2. VDSM
      2. Other
        1. oVirt Engine
        2. oVirt Host Deploy
      3. No Doc Update
        1. oVirt Engine
        2. Contributors


In order to install this Release Candidate you will need to enable pre-release repository.

# yum install http://resources.ovirt.org/pub/yum-repo/ovirt-release43-pre.rpm

What’s New in 4.3.9?

Bug Fixes

oVirt Engine

  • BZ 1792874 Hide partial engine-cleanup option [RHV clone - 4.3.9]


  • BZ 1795726 after_migration is not sent to the guest after migration [RHV clone - 4.3.9]


oVirt Engine

  • BZ 1797496 Add RHCOS os to osinfo - for compatability API between 4.3 to 4.4

oVirt Host Deploy

  • BZ 1613291 [text] log says ovirt-ha-agent is starting after HE undeploy but it’s actually being disabled and stopped

No Doc Update

oVirt Engine

  • BZ 1789737 Import of OVA created from template fails with java.lang.NullPointerException [RHV clone - 4.3.9]

  • BZ 1782185 Accessing Storage > Volumes does not work


17 people contributed to this release:

Andrej Krejcir
Artur Socha
Asaf Rachmani
Eli Mesika
Gal Zaidman
Lev Veyde
Liran Rotenberg
Marcin Sobczyk
Martin Perina
Milan Zamazal
Nir Soffer
Ravi Nori
Sandro Bonazzola
Shani Leviim
Sharon Gratch
Vojtech Juranek
Yedidyah Bar David