[fedora-virt] qemu user emulation test package, and is GUEST_BASE broken?

Mark McLoughlin markmc at redhat.com
Tue Apr 14 07:46:29 UTC 2009

On Thu, 2009-04-09 at 19:03 +0100, Daniel P. Berrange wrote:
> FYI, there is a lot of debugging support in libvirt & virt-manager
> available to end users.
>  - libvirt logs all QEMU command lines in /var/log/libvirt/qemu/$NAME.log
>    where $NAME is the name of the guest.
>  - virt-manager creates logs of all important things it does in
>    $HOME/.virt-manager/virt-manager.log
>  - virt-install creates logs in $HOME/.virtinst/virt-install.log
>  - With both virt-intsall and virt-manger you can get even more
>    debugging, but setting the environment variable
>       LIBVIRT_DEBUG=1 
>    before starting them http://libvirt.org/logging.html
>  - You can debug libvirtd daemon itself, with the log settings
>    in /etc/libvirt/libvirtd.conf
>  - The virsh tool is quite useful for debugging too. In particular
>    if you want to see what is supported on host - kvm vs qemu
>    the run virsh capabilities

I've added all of the above to:


feel free to hack apart.


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