Take the 2-minute tour ×
Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I've been having an odd issue with virt-manager on 12.04. Generally speaking it works flawlessly, however sometimes it appears to lose connection. I've noticed that this will only occur if I 'reopen' it after closing it in the same session.

IE: Use it for a few hours, then close it out. A few hours later I open it up again and I'm missing a connection to QEMU entirely.

Pictures are here: Working: http://imgur.com/aZbXA

Not Working: http://imgur.com/hyqzB

I've seen a few bug reports around that say this type of behaviour was fixed in 9.1, which I'm currently on.

Is anyone else seeing this?

Thanks,

share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

up vote 1 down vote accepted

That major version isn't specific enough, all of our updates are reflected in the suffix, if that fix is really installed it's 0.9.1-1ubuntu5. In any event, if you somehow found an escape for this fix, it's a bug, and doesn't belong here, it belongs in launchpad. Thanks.

https://launchpad.net/virt-manager

Thanks.

share|improve this answer
    
it's very possible that I have, however I haven't been able to reproduce it consistently at all. I'm trying to gauge if it's something I'm doing versus a code issue –  Numpty Apr 21 '12 at 21:04
    
I should also note that the bug reports that I was seeing for this were for Fedora, so it may not have made it into the ubuntu-specific release –  Numpty Apr 21 '12 at 21:05
    
It doesn't sound like you're doing anything out of the ordinary here, run the next invocation with strace to catch it in the act and continue with filling a proper bug report. –  ppetraki Apr 22 '12 at 14:20

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.