Description of problem:
If the qemu-kvm process would die while running "virsh dump", libvirtd(?)
will hang and no further actions can be perfomed.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. virsh dump eldin /tmp/dump
2. while the above is running, run "kill $(pidof qemu-kvm)"
3. Now try e.g. "virsh list"
virsh list hangs
virsh list works
Maybe this problem is the same
bug 531983(In reply to comment #1)
The same bug 531983
Sounds reasonable, at least libvirt-0.8.2-15.el5 solves the problem.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 531983 ***