[virt-tools-list] libvirtlight fails in booting DomU

Cole Robinson crobinso at redhat.com
Tue Sep 1 16:22:40 UTC 2015

On 09/01/2015 12:16 PM, Eric wrote:
> I'm trying to use virt-manager with Xen.  My Dom0 is Debian 8.  When I create
> a DomU (Ubuntu Trusty) as a PV guest, the boot fails with an error saying that
> libvirtlight failed to connect.
> I've googled around, and have seen old posts about this, but these seem to
> claim that the problem has resolved.

That message is likely coming from libvirt, so not anything specific to
virt-manager. Maybe a xen depedency is missing or a service isn't started?

Either way it's either a question for libvirt-list, or file a bug with your
host distro

- Cole

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