Bug 430930 - Adding disk to PV guest with addhardware fails with NameError
Adding disk to PV guest with addhardware fails with NameError
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: virt-manager (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Cole Robinson
Virtualization Bugs
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Reported: 2008-01-30 12:26 EST by Cole Robinson
Modified: 2009-12-14 16:18 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: RHBA-2008-0480
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Last Closed: 2008-05-21 13:28:56 EDT
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Description Cole Robinson 2008-01-30 12:26:29 EST
Description of problem:

Adding a disk to a paravirt guest via the addhardware wizard results in an error
printed to the console (if running with --no-fork flag).

Error message is:
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/share/virt-manager/virtManager/addhardware.py", line 228, in forward
    if(self.validate(notebook.get_current_page()) != True):
  File "/usr/share/virt-manager/virtManager/addhardware.py", line 704, in validate
    disk.driver_name = virtinst.VirtualDisk.DRIVER_TAP
NameError: global name 'disk' is not defined

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Comment 1 Cole Robinson 2008-01-30 12:40:02 EST
Applied the fix upstream:


Fix is simple, non-intrusive, and easy to test. We want this in 5.2 as it blocks
adding any file backed disk to an existing PV guest from virt-manager.
Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2008-01-30 12:45:42 EST
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update
Comment 4 Bill Burns 2008-01-30 14:09:31 EST
Setting dev ack for Cole.
Comment 5 Cole Robinson 2008-02-05 10:59:40 EST
This fix is available in the latest virt-manager package:

$ brew latest-pkg dist-5E-qu-candidate virt-manager
Build                                     Tag                   Built by
----------------------------------------  --------------------  ----------------
virt-manager-0.5.3-2.el5                  dist-5E-qu-candidate  crobinso
Comment 8 errata-xmlrpc 2008-05-21 13:28:56 EDT
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
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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