|Summary:||Cannot attach a disk image to a drive via local browsing in virt-manager if it's part of an inactive storage pool|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||Adam Williamson <awilliam>|
|Component:||virt-manager||Assignee:||Cole Robinson <crobinso>|
|Status:||CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Version:||23||CC:||agedosier, berrange, clalancette, crobinso, itamar, jforbes, laine, libvirt-maint, veillard, virt-maint|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
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|Last Closed:||2015-11-22 02:15:22 UTC||Type:||Bug|
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Description Adam Williamson 2014-07-28 17:11:39 UTC
This may be considered NOTABUG, but in conjunction with #1123940 it's rather annoying, so I thought I'd mention it. Say I have a storage pool /share/data/isos . Due to #1123940 it's not being started on boot, but I've forgotten about #1123940 again and I usually actually attach ISOs to VMs by browsing anyway. So I open the VM in virt-manager, click on the CD drive, click Connect, browse to /share/data/isos/foo.iso , click Open, and everything looks fine. Click OK, and I get: Input Error Invalid Media Path Could not define storage pool: operation failed: Storage source conflict with pool: 'isos' Grr. I have to go start the pool manually before I can attach the image. Annoying, like I said.
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Comment 2 Cole Robinson 2015-11-22 02:15:22 UTC
F23 virt-manager will start the pool in this case, rather than hit this collision.