Bug 220795

Summary: XEN graphical FC6 guest install unsatisfied by any network driver selected
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Gerry Reno <greno>
Component: xenAssignee: Xen Maintainance List <xen-maint>
Status: CLOSED INSUFFICIENT_DATA QA Contact: Martin Jenner <mjenner>
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Description Gerry Reno 2006-12-26 22:20:51 EST
Description of problem:
XEN graphical FC6 guest install is stuck at the "No driver found" area for
network drivers.  One by one I selected every single driver in the list
including the network driver in the running Dom0 kernel and the result is always
the same: "No Driver Found", "Unable to find any devices of the type needed for
this installation type.  Would you like to manually select your driver or use a
driver disk?"

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
xen.i386                                 3.0.3-0.1.rc3          installed       
xen-libs.i386                            3.0.3-0.1.rc3          installed       
virt-manager.i386                        0.2.6-2.fc6            installed       

How reproducible:
3 times so far.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install DomU FC6 XEN guest
Actual results:
Stuck at network driver selection screens

Expected results:
Able to select a driver and continue installation.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Gerry Reno 2006-12-26 22:22:18 EST
This is a NFS install.
Comment 2 Daniel Berrange 2007-01-02 04:18:08 EST
This error message indicates that the virtual NIC creation / hotplug scripts in
Dom0  failed to complete successfully. Can you provide the xend.log,
xend-debug.log and xen-hotplug.log files from /var/log/xen on the host in question. 
Comment 3 Gerry Reno 2007-01-02 21:42:27 EST
Created attachment 144679 [details]
Comment 4 Gerry Reno 2007-01-02 21:43:06 EST
Created attachment 144680 [details]
Comment 5 Gerry Reno 2007-01-02 21:44:04 EST
Created attachment 144681 [details]
Comment 6 Daniel Berrange 2007-01-03 08:56:03 EST
This is an interesting line from xen-hotplug.log

> bridge xenbr0 does not exist!

The Fedora xen installation tools all currently require that the Dom0 host is
setup with bridged networking. The standard /etc/xen/xend-config.sxp has this
enabled out-of-the-box with the setting:

(network-script network-bridge)

Can upload your /etc/xen/xend-config.sxp and also run 'ifconfig -a' capture the
output and upload it.
Comment 7 Gerry Reno 2007-01-03 11:48:42 EST
Created attachment 144719 [details]
Comment 8 Red Hat Bugzilla 2007-07-24 20:04:33 EDT
change QA contact
Comment 9 Daniel Berrange 2008-01-15 12:53:26 EST
Closing because FC6 is end-of-life and the ifconfig info requested from Comment
#6 was never provided.