xen:// (was: Re: [Libvir] remote access ?)

Richard W.M. Jones rjones at redhat.com
Mon Oct 15 15:35:47 UTC 2007

Daniel Veillard wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 15, 2007 at 09:26:26AM -0400, Mark Johnson wrote:
>> On 10/15/07, Richard W.M. Jones <rjones at redhat.com> wrote:
>>> Mark Johnson wrote:
>>>> [root at fedora ~]# virsh connect xen+tcp://localhost
>>>> libvir: Remote error : Connection refused
>>>> error: Failed to connect to the hypervisor
>>> IME this usually happens because I forget to open the right port on the
>>> firewall (both incoming and outgoing ...)
>> Thanks Rich.  My problem was I typed the line wrong.  It needed
>> a trailing /
>>  e.g.
>>> [root at fedora ~]# virsh connect xen+tcp://localhost
>> Should have been...
>>   [root at fedora ~]# virsh connect xen+tcp://localhost/
>   Hum, strange, that's still a valid absolute URI except with an empty
> path I find strange we have a problem with this, as we don't use the 
> path for the access in practice ...

The attached patch is "a bit of a hack" (but so is the current code).


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