[libvirt-users] [Libguestfs] virsh, virt-filesystems, guestmount, virt-install not working well with ceph rbd yet?

Richard W.M. Jones rjones at redhat.com
Tue Feb 2 08:48:22 UTC 2016

On Mon, Feb 01, 2016 at 10:52:59PM +0100, Jelle de Jong wrote:

Upstream libguestfs supports Ceph and has done for many years.  It was
disabled in RHEL up to RHEL <= 7.1, and then enabled in RHEL 7.2.

> - virt-filesystems ${array_volume[@]}
> - guestmount --ro ${array_volume[@]} -m $mount /mnt/$name-$disk

You'll need to provide the precise commands that you're running.  You
need to use a URL with the -a option, as described here:


> Maybe my software is outdated?
> libguestfs-tools 1:1.28.1-1

What precise version?  RHEL 7.1 and 7.2 both had 1.28.1-1, but with
different release numbers.


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