[virt-tools-list] Virt-manager errors on startup

Cole Robinson crobinso at redhat.com
Mon Sep 22 20:36:17 UTC 2014

On 09/22/2014 03:57 PM, Cliff McDiarmid wrote:
> Hi
> Can someone shed some light on this problem please.  On startup of
> virt-manager I get:
> Error polling connection 'qemu:///system': An error occurred, but the cause is
> unknown
> Traceback (most recent call last):
>   File "/usr/share/virt-manager/virtManager/engine.py", line 341, in
> _handle_tick_queue
>     conn.tick(**kwargs)
>   File "/usr/share/virt-manager/virtManager/connection.py", line 1135, in tick
>     raise e  # pylint: disable=raising-bad-type
> libvirtError: An error occurred, but the cause is unknown
> I'm running 1.2.8 of Libvirt and Libvirt-python and 1.1 of the manager.  

I haven't seen that error... does it happen 100% consistently?

What distro are you using?

If these are manually built packages, I'm guessing it's some kind of
configuration issue.

- Cole

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