Bug 503073 - virt-install --disk pool= and vol= is busted
virt-install --disk pool= and vol= is busted
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: python-virtinst (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Cole Robinson
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Reported: 2009-05-28 13:40 EDT by Cole Robinson
Modified: 2009-12-14 16:18 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-06-08 11:29:29 EDT
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Description Cole Robinson 2009-05-28 13:40:45 EDT
In version python-virtinst-0.400.3-1.el5


virt-install --connect test:///default --name foo --ram 64 --pxe --nographics --noautoconsole --disk pool=default,size=.001
ERROR    A disk path must be specified. (use --prompt to run interactively)

The above command should succeed, creating a new storage volume. This was fixed upstream several weeks ago:


Specifying floppy devices is new functionality introduced by the rebase, so
this technically isn't a regression (and by extension the bug hasn't existed in
any released version). However, the patch is simple, low risk, and was caught using a command line test suite upstream (so I have high confidence that the change doesn't cause unintended breakage).
Comment 1 Cole Robinson 2009-06-08 11:29:29 EDT
Fixed in python-virtinst-0.400.3-2.el5. Closing as NEXTRELEASE, since this bug has
not existed in any released package as it was brought in by the rebase.

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