[libvirt] Virsh list on xen after stop/restart not working properly

Daniel Veillard veillard at redhat.com
Thu May 7 15:18:28 UTC 2009

On Thu, May 07, 2009 at 07:43:15AM -0700, Thomas Graves wrote:
> Hello,
> I am seeing an issue on libvirt 0.6.1 and 0.6.3 with xen3.3.1 where virsh
> list -all isn't reporting all vms that are active.  It happens after you
> shutdown and then restart a vm.  As a side note, it works fine on libvirt
> 0.3.3.
> It appears that the domid of the vm is changed when you shutdown/restart a
> vm on xen. Libvirt is checking xenstore to find domids and it is finding the
> old ones that are marked as cancelled and not finding the higher number ones
> that are active/valid.
> Has anyone seen this issue and have a patch for it?
> It looks like the old libvirt 0.3.3 went to the hypervisor and xend before
> the xenstore and that is working properly.

  Hum, we should still go through the hypervisor for listing, that
need to be debugged :-\

  thanks for raising the issues !


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