[et-mgmt-tools] prompt bug

John Levon levon at movementarian.org
Wed Dec 3 16:35:45 UTC 2008

On Wed, Dec 03, 2008 at 10:35:55AM -0500, Cole Robinson wrote:

> > RuntimeError: Prompting disabled, but yes/no was requested. Try --force
> > to force 'yes' for such prompts. Prompt was: Disk
> > /export/guests/2008.11/root.img is already in use by another guest!
> You're trying to use a disk in use by another guest. We disabled
> prompting by default with the last release because it made automating
> installs a pain, but the result is we take a conservative approach to
> ambiguous situations, such as the above (also 'this sparse file, if
> fully allocated, will hose your disk. is that what you want?').

OK, then the code needs to be fixed to just give an error, not some
obscure backtrace, right?


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