[CentOS-virt] yum update Failing with libvirt-daemon error

George Dunlap

dunlapg at umich.edu
Tue Jan 3 09:45:48 UTC 2017

On Sat, Dec 31, 2016 at 10:34 AM, Jean-Marc Liger
<jean-marc.liger at parisdescartes.fr> wrote:
> Jiri Denemark has already proposed to help rebuild libvirt for CentOS-Xen
> but I don't know if he got all that is need to do so ?
> Maybe I could help also, but I would have to learn the Centos build system
> first.

Jean-Marc has hit the nail on the head: CentOS 7.3 has updated
libvirt, which is now wanting to replace the Virt SIG versions of

Sorry I missed your mail back in November.  I've actually got a branch
you could have sent a pull-request to here:


However, I've got a plan for keeping this in sync with the Fedora
packages that I haven't documented it yet. :-)

So let me do an update, and also write up some documentation, so that
next time you (or someone else) can send pull requests when something
like this happens.


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