Description of problem:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create a pool named 'VirtualMachines', path to '/var/lib/libvirt/images/',
and set the state with 'Active'.
2. Create a new VM, and proceeding to the dialog of disk image creation.
3. Hit the 'Browse' button and manually create a storage volume.
4. Choosing created volume and hit 'Forward'.
Popup 'Input Error' dialog.
No error occurs.
We can try to work around this in virt-manager, but this is mostly a libvirt issue with not sanitizing pool target paths. I've posted an upstream libvirt patch to fix this:
Re-assigning to libvirt.
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Created attachment 417727 [details]
Sanitize pool target paths (mail message, misplaced the original patch!)
libvirt-0_8_1-8_el6 has been built in RHEL-6-candidate with the fix.
Verified under libvirt-0.8.1-8.el6 using virt-manager-0.8.4-3.el6.noarch
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0 is now available and should resolve
the problem described in this bug report. This report is therefore being closed
with a resolution of CURRENTRELEASE. You may reopen this bug report if the
solution does not work for you.