[virt-tools-list] SOLVED: virt-manager SPICE console over ssh

Cole Robinson crobinso at redhat.com
Mon Feb 15 17:57:47 UTC 2016

On 02/15/2016 12:56 PM, Ian Pilcher wrote:
> I knew this rang a bell ...
> The problem was that the SPICE server was configured to listen on the
> wildcard address (
>     <graphics type='spice' autoport='yes' listen=''>
>       <listen type='address' address=''/>
>     </graphics>
> Getting rid of the listen address makes things work.
>     <graphics type='spice' autoport='yes'/>

Makes me wonder what virt-viewer does differently though... maybe it always
tries to use an ssh tunnel if the hypervisor connection is ssh, even if
listen= ? I'd need to check

- Cole

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