[libvirt] FW: Bringing up LXC container from virsh command prompt.

Daniel P. Berrange berrange at redhat.com
Thu Mar 4 13:17:13 UTC 2010

On Thu, Mar 04, 2010 at 06:20:31PM +0530, Kumar L Srikanth-B22348 wrote:
> Hi Daniel,
> One more thing is that in my host machine vibr0 inteface is missing.
> Because of the the 'default' network is in 'inactive' state and if I
> tried to activate, it's giving the following error:
> error: Failed to start network default
> error: internal error '/usr/sbin/dnsmasq --strict-order
> --bind-interfaces --pid-file=/var/run/libvirt/network/default.pid
> --conf-file=  --listen-address --except-interface lo
> --dhcp-range,' exited with non-zero status
> 2 and signal 0:
> dnsmasq: failed to bind listening socket for Address
> already in use

This suggests you already have a dnsmasq / dhcp server running on the
host which conflcits with libvirt


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