Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1021047
[patch] Koan does not work on Fedora 19 (cannot find module virtinst)
Last modified: 2014-05-09 18:01:35 EDT
Description of problem:
When trying to install a machine with cobbler/koan I get the following backtrace:
root@james:~# koan --server=cobbler.corni --virt --system f19-gitlab
- looking for Cobbler at http://cobbler.corni:80/cobbler_api
- reading URL: http://10.10.1.1/cblr/svc/op/ks/system/f19-gitlab
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/koan/app.py", line 1477, in load_virt_modules
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/koan/xencreate.py", line 30, in <module>
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/koan/virtinstall.py", line 42, in <module>
from virtinst import osdict
ImportError: No module named virtinst
no virtualization support available, install python-virtinst?
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. add a system to cobbler
2. try to install it in a vm via cobbler
the exception above
the installation of the vm starts
There is a patch available upstream.
This issue is replicated in cobbler's issue tracker in
and the patch is available at https://github.com/cobbler/cobbler/pull/652
koan is a sub-package of cobbler
cobbler-2.4.3-1.fc19 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 19.
cobbler-2.4.3-1.fc20 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 20.
cobbler-2.4.4-1.fc20 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 20.
cobbler-2.4.4-1.fc19 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 19.
cobbler-2.4.4-1.el6 has been submitted as an update for Fedora EPEL 6.
cobbler-2.4.4-1.el5 has been submitted as an update for Fedora EPEL 5.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora EPEL 5 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=epel-testing cobbler-2.4.4-1.el5'
as soon as you are able to.
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cobbler-2.4.4-1.fc20 has been pushed to the Fedora 20 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
cobbler-2.4.4-1.el6 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 6 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
cobbler-2.4.4-1.fc19 has been pushed to the Fedora 19 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
cobbler-2.4.4-1.el5 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 5 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.