Bug 618922 - qemu could not load kernel '/home/user/.virtinst/boot/...' permission denied
qemu could not load kernel '/home/user/.virtinst/boot/...' permission denied
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: virt-manager (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Cole Robinson
Virtualization Bugs
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Reported: 2010-07-28 00:50 EDT by Andrew Ross
Modified: 2013-10-20 18:18 EDT (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2010-12-01 10:15:21 EST
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2010-07-28 00:50 EDT, Andrew Ross
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Description Andrew Ross 2010-07-28 00:50:34 EDT
Created attachment 434910 [details]
Error message.

Description of problem: Trying to create a virtual machine and got a warning that the emulator may not have permission to access /home/<user>/.virtinst/boot. 

Proceeded anyway as I haven't seen that in Fedora and managed to kill virt manager :-/ 

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Follow steps to create a new vm (via http)
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Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2010-07-28 01:17:47 EDT
This issue has been proposed when we are only considering blocker
issues in the current Red Hat Enterprise Linux release.

** If you would still like this issue considered for the current
release, ask your support representative to file as a blocker on
your behalf. Otherwise ask that it be considered for the next
Red Hat Enterprise Linux release. **
Comment 3 Cole Robinson 2010-08-06 10:58:02 EDT
Can you provide ~/.virt-manager/virt-manager.log?

Is your home directory on NFS or any non-default setup?
Comment 4 Cole Robinson 2010-12-01 10:15:21 EST
No response for a while, so closing as WORKSFORME. if you can still reproduce, please reopen with the info requested in Comment #3

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