Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 480271
koan fails VM creation with an exception
Last modified: 2009-12-18 02:36:58 EST
I'm following these instructions to create a VM from a cobbler image:
The last step fails with an exception though:
[root@nexus cobbler-test]# koan --server localhost --list=images
[root@nexus cobbler-test]# koan --server="localhost" --virt-name="my_aos" --image="AOS" --virt --virt-path="/var/lib/libvirt/images/"
libvirtd (pid 2594) is running...
'NoneType' object has no attribute 'startswith'
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/koan/app.py", line 186, in main
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/koan/app.py", line 403, in run
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/koan/app.py", line 678, in virt
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/koan/app.py", line 597, in net_install
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/koan/app.py", line 676, in after_download
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/koan/app.py", line 1082, in virt_net_install
virt_type = self.virt_type
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/koan/imagecreate.py", line 134, in start_install
image = ImageParser.Image()
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/virtinst/ImageParser.py", line 36, in __init__
self.filename = os.path.abspath(filename)
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/posixpath.py", line 402, in abspath
if not isabs(path):
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/posixpath.py", line 49, in isabs
Hi Dennis, we'll need the results of cat /var/lib/cobbler/config/images.d/AOS on your cobbler server and I've added Brian Kearney to the CC list to help track this down.
what version of python-virtinst do you have installed? If I recall.. there is a change in the API which you may be hitting.
Created attachment 329224 [details]
The python-virtinst package is "python-virtinst-0.400.0-5.fc10.noarch".
The attached file is the requested "/var/lib/cobbler/config/images.d/AOS".
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