Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1272699
virtualization-poller use heavy-weight check for libvirtd
Last modified: 2017-09-28 14:07:49 EDT
Description of problem:
poller.py checks for running libvirtd with following command:
on contemporary Linux systems, this has a side effect of pulling logs to display for administration. This is completely unnecessary in script usage.
Above check should be replaced by running:
systemctl is-active libvirtd
Or even using D-Bus interface of systemd directly, without forking external program.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
I'm no longer interested in Spacewalk.
This BZ closed some time during 2.5, 2.6 or 2.7. Adding to 2.7 tracking bug.