In RHEV 3.3 VM is down with message: Lost connection with qemu process

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VM crashed suddenly while the user was working on it, and the user lost all his work.
In the engine.log this message is reported:

VM VM_NAME is down. Exit message: Lost connection with qemu process.

When the user retries logging in to the VM, the access is denied. In the screen of the user no present event or message. In the RHEVM shows the message:

"VM VM_NAME was powered off ungracefully by User1 (Host: ...)."


  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RHEV) 3.3
  • spice-server-0.12.4-6.el6_5.1.x86_64
  • qemu-kvm-rhev-

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