[CentOS-virt] CentOS 6 Xen package update (including XSA-156)

Wed Nov 18 19:38:54 UTC 2015
Johnny Hughes <johnny at centos.org>

On 11/18/2015 07:31 AM, Pasi Kärkkäinen wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 18, 2015 at 02:20:49PM +0200, Manuel Wolfshant wrote:
>> On 11/18/2015 02:08 PM, Pasi Kärkkäinen wrote:
>>> Hello,
>>> On Sun, Nov 15, 2015 at 06:42:18PM +0200, Pasi Kärkkäinen wrote:
>>>> On Sun, Nov 15, 2015 at 02:04:58PM +0200, Pasi Kärkkäinen wrote:
>>>>> On Thu, Nov 12, 2015 at 02:00:27PM +0000, George Dunlap wrote:
>>>>>> So going forward, we're moving the CentOS 6 Xen packages from the
>>>>>> custom "xen4" repos that were introduced several years ago, to repos
>>>>>> based on its position as a sub-project of the Virt Sig.  That will
>>>>>> make things consistent between all the sigs, as well as between CentOS
>>>>>> 6 and 7 Xen packages.
>>>>>> Unfortunately, XSA-156 came up rather suddenly and is a bit blocked by
>>>>>> this transition.
>>>>>> So please help us test the new repository structure, so that we can
>>>>>> with conscience push the updates to xen4 users in general.
>>>>> Seems to work for me!
>>>> Except now on another system I see this problem:
>>> Anyone else seeing this libvirt-python problem with virt-manager and/or virt-viewer ?
>>> (happens on a freshly installed system, so no earlier libvirt rpms installed)
>> It tries to install half of the OS, but it works for me.  It seems
>> that your yum does not like that you already have
>> libvirt-client-1.2.15-3.el6.x86_64. Mine is happy to bring in
>> libvirt-{python,client}-0.10.2-54.el6_7.2.x86_64 from updates
> libvirt-{python,client}-0.10.2-54.el6_7.2.x86_64 are the centos core packages,
> while the libvirt-client-1.2.15-3.el6.x86_64 is the Virt SIG provided one,
> which has Xen support enabled.
> So I need the 1.2.15-3 versions, but it seems libvirt-python is not included in the Virt SIG built ones..
> So that's an issue/problem..

It looks like either this needs to be tagged into the proper repo or a
new version built:


Pasi, that version exists here:


Can you see if it works with :


Johnny Hughes


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