[Fedora-xen] Xen/libVirt GUI app: "Virtual Machine Manager"

Daniel Veillard veillard at redhat.com
Fri Jun 30 08:19:17 UTC 2006

On Fri, Jun 30, 2006 at 08:57:42AM +0100, Andy Burns wrote:
> Daniel P. Berrange wrote:
> >I'm pleased to make available the code for an early *development snapshot*
> >of a graphical application for managing virtual machines. 
> It installed ok from your repo, also upgraded to libvirt ok, booted 
> 2.6.17-1.2307_FC6xen, xend running, started your GUI from a tty
> # virt-manager
> dbus_bindings.DBusException Unable to determine the address of the 
> message bus ( try 'man dbus-launch' and 'man dbus-daemon' for help)
> Could not connection to session bus, disabling DBus service
> Naturally I have got dbus running, at this point I got the open 
> connection dialog, and tried to connect to local xen host (with and 
> without read only, but as root) after a delay the dialog closed, but 
> this message is displayed if invoked from a tty
> libvir: Xen Daemon error : could not connect to Xen Daemon
> Unable to open connection to hypervisor URI 'xen'
> libvirt.libvirtError virDomainLookupByID() failed

  Hum, which versions of xen, kernel and libvirt are you using ?
It seems the xend daemon can't be reached locally, which makes a number
of operations (like mapping between domain names and id) impossible.


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