[libvirt] Remote connection to KVM hypervisor failed using libvirt 0.10.2

Daniel P. Berrange berrange at redhat.com
Fri Nov 23 08:58:55 UTC 2012

On Fri, Nov 23, 2012 at 07:43:12AM +0200, Ido Levy wrote:
> Hello,
> I compiled libvirt 0.10.2 from source providing extra parameters to the 
> configure procedure to support phyp and hyper-v driver support, and python 
> binding.
> When running virsh from the tools directory (libvirt-0.10.2/tools) and 
> trying to connect to remote KVM hypervisor using connect 
> qemu+ssh://user@hostname/system
> I got the following error
> error: Failed to connect to the hypervisor
> error: End of file while reading data: : Input/output error
> The same scenario working without any issue using virsh tool that is 
> shipped with RHEL distribution.
> Any advise how can I figure out how to resolve this.

What are the full args you passed to 'configure' ?

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