qemu-ga high CPU usage


Active Member
Jun 3, 2015
Greetings, I've got an Ubuntu 18.04 KVM/QEMU VM that is showing 40% CPU usage for qemu-ga all the time. Stopping the service fixes the CPU usage. Any ideas?
Which log file, just standard syslog? All I see there is:
guest-ping called
I'm not sure how to see stderr.
systemctl status qemu-guest-agent.service just shows "guest-ping called" a few times every few hours


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