Bug 910702 - VMware ESXi failed to list domains
Summary: VMware ESXi failed to list domains
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: libvirt
Version: 18
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Libvirt Maintainers
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
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Reported: 2013-02-13 10:37 UTC by vvs
Modified: 2013-04-11 23:31 UTC (History)
10 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2013-04-11 23:31:11 UTC
Type: Bug

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Description vvs 2013-02-13 10:37:28 UTC
Description of problem:

The list command in virsh doesn't work with VMware ESXi 5.0.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. connect to ESXi hypervisor
2. run list command
Actual results:

error: Failed to list domains
error: internal error Could not get name of virtual machine

Expected results:

list of VMs.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Cole Robinson 2013-04-01 14:20:23 UTC
Possible fix:

commit 5fc663d8bedc082585941e1453229cdcf5fe2880
Author: Matthias Bolte <matthias.bolte@googlemail.com>
Date:   Sun Sep 9 12:31:16 2012 +0200

    esx: Fix and improve esxListAllDomains function

Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2013-04-01 22:05:42 UTC
libvirt- has been submitted as an update for Fedora 18.

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2013-04-03 04:28:32 UTC
Package libvirt-
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 18 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing libvirt-'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2013-04-11 23:31:17 UTC
libvirt- has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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