[libvirt-users] RH6 qemu expects driver name

Daniel P. Berrange berrange at redhat.com
Thu Mar 17 11:17:49 UTC 2011

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

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