Bug 215338 - Add a "destroy" command to virt-manager
Add a "destroy" command to virt-manager
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: virt-manager (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Hugh Brock
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Reported: 2006-11-13 11:14 EST by Chris Lalancette
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
3 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: RHEA-2007-0637
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Last Closed: 2007-11-07 11:34:15 EST
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Description Chris Lalancette 2006-11-13 11:14:50 EST
Description of problem:
It would be nice to have the equivalent of "xm destroy <domid>" for
virt-manager.  That way, you could kill domains that went out to lunch and don't
respond to shutdown.  It would probably also be best to have a confirmation
dialog for this, as it could be dangerous.
Comment 1 Daniel Berrange 2006-11-15 10:56:56 EST
The other lifecycle commands have toolbar buttons, but since this is an edge
case command, its probably sufficient to add a menu option only. We should also
get the user to really confirm before destroying it since its a very destructive
Comment 2 Hugh Brock 2006-11-15 12:34:36 EST
Fixed at:
changeset:   354:9c6d46c2f6ad
user:        "Hugh O. Brock <hbrock@redhat.com>"
date:        Wed Nov 15 12:27:36 2006 -0500
summary:     Add destroy option to details and console menus
Comment 3 RHEL Product and Program Management 2006-11-21 12:41:29 EST
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release.  Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release.  This request is not yet committed for
Comment 4 Daniel Berrange 2007-02-22 15:35:13 EST
This fix is already upstream. Can be included in RHEL 5.1 with minimal effort.
Comment 10 errata-xmlrpc 2007-11-07 11:34:15 EST
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
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