[virt-tools-list] different install-wizards in virt-manager

Michael Menge michael.menge at zdv.uni-tuebingen.de
Wed Jun 13 14:30:56 UTC 2012


Quoting Cole Robinson <crobinso at redhat.com>:

> On 06/13/2012 03:16 AM, Michael Menge wrote:
>> Hi,
>> Quoting Cole Robinson <crobinso at redhat.com>:
>>> On 06/11/2012 08:42 AM, Michael Menge wrote:
>>>> Hi,
>>>> i found that virt-manager uses one install wizard if connected to local
>>>> qemu and an other if connected over ssh (even to localhost).
>>>> The wizard used over ssh has more options and features.
>>>> Is this a feature or a bug?
>>>> If this is a feature woh can i use the remote wizard on local qemu
>>>> connections
>>> You'll have to explain the actual differences you are seeing. The wizard
>>> should be the same, but certain install options may be disabled for remote
>>> connections. I can't think of anything that should be available for remote,
>>> but not for local connections though.
>>> - Cole
>> A picture is worth a thousand words.
> That's suse weirdness. They patch out the local installer and stick in their
> own for reasons unknown to me.
> I'd recommend you file a bug with them and tell them to stop needlessly
> deviating from upstream, particularly since they don't appear to update their
> installer with new features as much as upstream virt-manager does.
> - Cole

thanks for the help.



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