Virtual Machines crashes due to qemu-kvm segfault on qcow2_handle_l2meta()

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  • Virtual Machine crashes randomly
  • qemu-kvm process segfaults, killing the Virtual Machines
  • VM is down with error. Exit message: Lost connection with qemu process.


  • Red Hat Virtualization 4.4
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.3
    • qemu-kvm-5.1.0-21.module+el8.3.1
    • qemu-kvm-5.1.0-14.module+el8.3.0

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