[libvirt] problem to connect to libvirtd as ordinary user

Daniel P. Berrange berrange at redhat.com
Wed Apr 15 16:36:21 UTC 2009

On Wed, Apr 15, 2009 at 03:13:03PM +0200, Sebastian Reitenbach wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm trying to setup an eucalyptus cloud managing my virtual xen nodes.
> I'm on SLES11, x86_64. I compiled libvirt-0.6.2 with the following configure 
> parameters:
> ./configure --prefix=/usr --without-storage-iscsi --without-remote --without-sasl --without-openvz --without-storage-disk

This is your problem. You have disabled the remote driver at compile

The remote driver is what is used to talk to libvirtd when running
non-root. So you need to have it ....

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