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Re: [Xen-users] Virt-install not working

It worked, Thanks Alain.

However, I still have further problems:

1- I still cannot get "Virtual Machine Manager" to work, I feel it is
another configurations problem

2- I created a domain using the "xm create <domain name>" then I just shut
it down. When I do "xm start <domain name>" it says "<domain name> does
not exist". How can I get xm to recognize previously created domains.

3- How can I see the Xen logs from Dom-0. Where are they saved? Is there a
specific toold to see events that occur in the hypervisor during the real


> With xen 3.0, the parameter "xend-unix-server" must be set to  "yes" in
> the
> /etc/xen/xend-config.sxp configuration file for virt-manager and
> virt-install to work. It is set to "no" by default. Maybe it is the same
> with xen 3.2.
> Hope this helps.
> Alain Barthe
> 2008/5/29 <amazab@xxxxxxxx>:
>> Hi all,
>> I installed Xen 3.2.1 on FC8 from the source, It is working fine and I
>> even created a virtual machine, however I cannot use the "Virtual
>> Machine
>> Manager" it does not even respond and when I try to use virt-install, I
>> get the message:
>> Traceback (most recent call last):
>>  File "/usr/sbin/virt-install", line 502, in <module>
>>    main()
>>  File "/usr/sbin/virt-install", line 345, in main
>>    conn = cli.getConnection(options.connect)
>>  File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/virtinst/cli.py", line 76, in
>> getConnection
>>    return libvirt.open(connect)
>>  File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/libvirt.py", line 135, in open
>>    if ret is None:raise libvirtError('virConnectOpen() failed')
>> libvirtError: virConnectOpen() failed
>> Thanks In Advance,
>> Ahmed
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