Error running Virtual Machine Manager

Sanjay Arora sanjay.k.arora at
Tue Oct 4 18:00:57 UTC 2011


On Tue, Oct 4, 2011 at 10:40 PM, suvayu ali <fatkasuvayu+linux at>wrote:

> No it is not a bug. You need to run the libvirtd daemon before you can
> use hardware virtualised machines. I would also advise against your
> current workaround of running GUI apps as root.

Agree with you on not running gui apps as root....found listed bug for f13
and assumed the same on f15, so took that shortcut temporarily.

> On F14 something like
> this should resolve the error,
> # chkconfig --level 35 libvirtd on # libvirtd on for runlevel 3 & 5
> # service libvirtd start # starts libvirtd now
> was already done...libvirtd was running...on my machine chkconfig --list
shows levels 3, 4 & 5 as on.

But I was running from vnc, with selinux on that should not have
caused the prob...i'll check up selinux issues once again...maybe test with
selinux off.

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