[fedora-virt] best Fedora virtualization

Anand Kumria wildfire at progsoc.org
Tue Jun 30 21:38:47 UTC 2009

On Tue, Jun 30, 2009 at 7:31 PM, Rich Mahn<rich at lat.com> wrote:
>  I thought I had virt-manager running, but I see it doesn't
> work correctly.  I think I am either missing a package or have
> permissions or configuration parameters wrong.
>   Here are some of the problems:
> 1.  I can run virt-manager (from the command line) from a regular account
>    fine, but if I am root, I get this error when I try the same thing:

Don't run this command as run, it is trying to open an X display.

> 6.  Looking at just qemu from the command line, I can run this as a normal user:
>            qemu -no-reboot -boot d -cdrom cdr.iso
>    and it works as expected, bring up a window that is a the console
>    associated with that virtual machine.  However, if I run the exact
>    same command as root, I get these errors, and nothing is run:

As above.


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