+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #596928 +++
The udev node device backend doesn't list wireless interfaces. This causes an issue with virt-manager users if trying to create interfaces via the 'interface' APIs: if they remove their wireless sysconfig file, the card needs to be listed by the node device APIs so we can offer to readd the config.
Fixed upstream here:
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libvirt-0_8_1-10_el6 has been built in RHEL-6-candidate with the fix.
Verified with libvirt-0.8.1-13.el6.x86_64. Moving to VERIFIED.
03:00.0 Network controller: Intel Corporation PRO/Wireless 5100 AGN [Shiloh] Network Connection
# virsh nodedev-list --cap pci
# virsh nodedev-dumpxml pci_0000_03_00_0
<product id='0x4237'>PRO/Wireless 5100 AGN [Shiloh] Network Connection</product>
<vendor id='0x8086'>Intel Corporation</vendor>
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.