Error message while opening VMM:

Unable to connect to libvirt. You need to install openssh-askpass or similar to connect to this host.


Just install ssh-askpass

sudo apt-get install ssh-askpass

(x)Ubuntu Installations seems to misses that package.

  • That would still be a missing dependency, at least a recommends I'd say. @sneaky What exactly do you mean when you say "opening VMM" starting virt-manager? I'd ask you to file a bug for the package that has this to add a dependency which should help to avoid the issue for other users. – Christian Ehrhardt Feb 11 at 7:12

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