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Bug 1694719 - command to test the connection to the KVM server is failing
Summary: command to test the connection to the KVM server is failing
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Satellite 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: Documentation
Version: 6.5.0
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
low vote
Target Milestone: Unspecified
Assignee: Melanie Corr
QA Contact: Sergei Petrosian
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2019-04-01 13:17 UTC by Kenny Tordeurs
Modified: 2019-04-02 21:35 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2019-04-02 21:35:45 UTC
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Description Kenny Tordeurs 2019-04-01 13:17:20 UTC
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Section Number and Name: 
Use the following command to test the connection to the KVM server:
# su foreman -s /bin/bash -c virsh -c qemu+ssh:// list

Describe the issue: 
When passing the command as stated above it fails:
# su foreman -s /bin/bash -c virsh -c qemu+ssh:// list

list: qemu+ssh:// Permission denied

Suggestions for improvement: 
Adding quotes for the command:

# su foreman -s /bin/bash -c 'virsh -c qemu+ssh:// list'

 Id    Name                           State
 1     jjansky-jjansat6               running
 2     jjansky-jjansat6-client6       running
 3     jjansky-kb                     running
 4     jjansky-jjansat5-client        running
 5     aeladawy-win10                 running
 6     aeladawy-rhel7.6-sat64         running
 7     aeladawy-rhel76-capsule6       running
 8     jjansky-jjansat6-client        running
 10    jjansky-jjansat5               running
 11    jjansky-isc                    running
 12    jjansky-jjansat64              running
 13    tdaianov-sat6.sysmgmt.lan      running
 15    aeladawy-test.aeladawy.lan     running
 17    momran-rhel7.6-satserv         running

Additional information:

Comment 1 Melanie Corr 2019-04-02 07:48:35 UTC
Thanks for this, Kenny!

Comment 5 Melanie Corr 2019-04-02 21:35:45 UTC
This change is now live on Customer Portal 

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