[Libvir] virsh start problem + patch

Richard W.M. Jones rjones at redhat.com
Mon Mar 10 11:37:19 UTC 2008

On Sat, Mar 08, 2008 at 09:47:43AM +0100, Toth Istvan wrote:
> I've looked into the virsh code, and it seems that it was written with
> only only old-style xen in mind, and xen 3.1's managed domains break the
> logic.

I don't understand this statement.  The current 'cmdStart' code checks
if the domain ID is -1 (ie. a managed domain, but inactive), and that
seems correct.

What's the output of 'xm list --long' for a domain in this unstartable


Richard Jones, Emerging Technologies, Red Hat  http://et.redhat.com/~rjones
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