[libvirt] Error starting domain: internal error: missing IFLA_VF_INFO in netlink response

Laine Stump laine at laine.org
Mon Jan 12 14:38:23 UTC 2015

On 01/12/2015 05:09 AM, Hong-Hua.Yin at freescale.com wrote:
> Hi Laine,
> I'm not sure if /usr/include/linux/rtnetlink.h is necessary in the filesystem on host machine.
> In our scenario, both host machine and iNIC card are both PowerPC boards.
> I just checked the linux source code we used
> $ grep -r RTEXT_FILTER_VF ./
> ./include/uapi/linux/rtnetlink.h:#define RTEXT_FILTER_VF                (1 << 0)
> But we didn't install the linux header files on the PowerPC host machine.

It's only necessary in the header file on the machine where you are
building libvirt. The machine that is *running* libvirt just needs the
proper support built into the kernel.

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