[Ovirt-devel] blocked on virt-viewer in Ovirt install preparation

Daniel Veillard veillard at redhat.com
Tue Aug 5 10:38:57 UTC 2008

On Tue, Aug 05, 2008 at 05:15:41PM +0800, Guo Lian Yun wrote:
> Hi,
> I try to install Ovirt on Fedora 9, but block on virt-viewer installation.
> The other dependency packages are installed successfully. Here is the 
> version of them:
> Kernel-2.6.25-0.218.rc8.git7.fc9.x86_64
> kvm-65-1.fc9.x86_64
> libvirt-0.4.3 (installed manually in /usr dir)
> virt-manager-0.5.3 (installed manually in /usr dir)
> However, it report error when I configure virt-viewer of the following:
> checking for LIBVIRT... configure: error: Package requirements (libvirt >= 
> 0.2.0) were not met:
> Actually, the libvirt is already installed in /usr, who knows why this 
> fails?

  first you should never install manually in /usr for an RPM based
system, you're breaking all dependancies.
  second install rpms for libvirt and libvirt-devel preferably 0.4.4
they are available as updates for F-9


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