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### How to install new nova patch

Hey guys,

Following to my previews question, i found out , using your help, that there is a new patch that solves the problem of live migrating an instance, between two compute hosts with different CPU models. (see my question: error when live migrating. computes node with different CPUs

now there is a patch that solves the issue: https://review.openstack.org/#/c/161944/2 https://bugs.launchpad.net/nova/+bug/1082414

patches are needed on files test_driver.py and driver.py, my question is, how to install those patches on juno? our system was installed using the manual installation guide: http://docs.openstack.org/juno/install-guide/install/apt/content/

first, i tried to just replace the .py files with the ones that in the patch. on locations: nova/tests/virt/libvirt/test_driver.py & nova/virt/libvirt/driver.py

but then, when trying to restart the nova-compute service, i get the following errors:

2015-04-28 12:19:38.548 7611 INFO nova.openstack.common.service [-] Caught SIGTERM, exiting
2015-04-28 12:19:39.269 3661 INFO nova.openstack.common.periodic_task [-] Skipping periodic task _periodic_update_dns because its interval is negative