[libvirt-users] RH6 qemu expects driver name

Robert Šmol robert.smol at stereoit.com
Thu Mar 17 17:03:13 UTC 2011

On 03/17/2011 12:17 PM, Daniel P. Berrange wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 16, 2011 at 12:45:45PM +0100, Robert Šmol wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I am trying to start machine on RH6.
>> virsh # start ulp-001
>> error: Failed to start domain ulp-001
>> error: internal error process exited while connecting to monitor:
>> char device redirected to /dev/pts/1
>> qemu-kvm: -device lsi,id=scsi0,bus=pci.0,addr=0x5: Parameter
>> 'driver' expects a driver name
> This is a really terrible QEMU error message. What it actually
> means is that LSI SCSI is not supported in this QEMU binary.
> Only IDE or VirtIO are supported block drivers in RHEL. No SCSI
> and no USB
> Regards,
> Daniel
Hi, this is bad, we want to migrate some machines from VMWare, but 
internal scripts relly on /dev/sda to be present. Is the support for 
'scsi' planned for RHEL6?

Thanks for decoding the message for me ;)



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