[openstack-dev] [devstack] broken installation at RHEL-based distros

Sean Dague sean at dague.net
Thu Mar 2 13:35:51 UTC 2017

On 03/02/2017 08:18 AM, Evgeny Antyshev wrote:
> Hello, devstack!
> I want to draw some attention to the fact, that install_libvirt function
> now (since https://review.openstack.org/#/c/438325 landed)
> only works for Centos 7, but not for other RHEL-based distributions:
> Virtuozzo and, probably, RHEV.
> Both of above have own version for qemu-kvm package: qemu-kvm-vz and
> qemu-kvm-rhev,
> accordingly. These packages provide "qemu-kvm", like qemu-kvm-ev,
> and, when you call "yum install qemu-kvm", they replace the default OS
> package.
> To solve this, I propose install by "qemu-kvm" name, like in the patch:
> https://review.openstack.org/440353

I think that seems fine, but would like Ian to confirm it won't hurt the
centos 7 work.


Sean Dague

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