Bug 819716 - virsh cannot edit the guest xmlfile
virsh cannot edit the guest xmlfile
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: libvirt (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Michal Privoznik
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-05-07 23:35 EDT by Hongqing Yang
Modified: 2012-05-09 03:28 EDT (History)
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Description Hongqing Yang 2012-05-07 23:35:47 EDT
Description of problem:

create a guest 'f17' with virt-manager, then edit with 
virsh edit f17, and add the following into the xml file.
<channel type='tcp'>
  <source mode='connect' host='' service='6080'/>
  <target type='virtio' name='org.fedoraproject.anaconda.log.0'/>

after save it and open the guest xml file, it does not exist.

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1. create a guest
2. edit with 'virsh edit <machine name>'
3. save the edit and exit
4. nothing changed
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Comment 1 Hongqing Yang 2012-05-09 03:28:48 EDT
I updated my system and tried again today, it works now with the same libvirt version 0.9.6. So I will close it as it it not a bug.

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