Bug 531500

Summary: libvirt attempts to create the directory /root/.uml
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Daniel Walsh <dwalsh>
Component: libvirtAssignee: Daniel Veillard <veillard>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: rawhideCC: berrange, clalance, crobinso, itamar, jforbes, markmc, veillard, virt-maint
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Description Daniel Walsh 2009-10-28 11:58:57 EDT
Description of problem:

Probably caused by some library function call creating a .uml directory in the omedir.   I would really prefer that libvirt did not write to /root.

I attempted to set HOME in the init script but it did not have any effect.
Comment 1 Mark McLoughlin 2009-10-29 13:38:08 EDT
Thanks Dan, but you've seen this before :-)

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 499536 ***
Comment 2 Daniel Walsh 2009-10-29 14:44:21 EDT
Probably, I go blury eyed by everything I have seen.