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Bug 437283 - Cannot connect to libvirtd
Cannot connect to libvirtd
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 436994
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: virt-manager (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Daniel Berrange
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-03-13 07:44 EDT by Adam Tkac
Modified: 2013-04-30 19:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-03-13 13:56:31 EDT
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Description Adam Tkac 2008-03-13 07:44:13 EDT
Description of problem:
I'm not able connect to libvirtd with latest virt-manager

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
rpm -q virt-manager

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. try connect to "localhost qemu"
Actual results:
Unable to open connection to hypervisor URI 'qemu:///system':
<class 'libvirt.libvirtError'> virConnectOpenAuth() failed Failed to collect
auth credentials
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/share/virt-manager/virtManager/connection.py", line 427, in
    None], flags)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/libvirt.py", line 94, in openAuth
    if ret is None:raise libvirtError('virConnectOpenAuth() failed')
libvirtError: virConnectOpenAuth() failed Failed to collect auth credentials

and message that libvirtd is not started (it is started)

Expected results:
successful connection

Additional info:
downgrade to virt-manager-0.5.3-2.fc9.i386 solves problem
Comment 1 Daniel Berrange 2008-03-13 13:56:31 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 436994 ***

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