[Pkg-libvirt-maintainers] Bug#883789: virtinst: Package description claims virt-image is included

Dave Sherohman Dave.Sherohman at ub.lu.se
Thu Dec 7 14:59:50 UTC 2017

Subject: virtinst: Package description claims virt-image is included
Package: virtinst
Version: 1:1.4.3-1
Severity: minor

Dear Maintainer,

The description of the virtinst package lists among the included tools

  virt-image: create virtual machines from an image description

However, virt-image is not actually included in the package.

Also, the package includes virt-xml, which is not mentioned in the

-- System Information:
Debian Release: 9.1
   APT prefers stable
   APT policy: (900, 'stable'), (130, 'testing')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 4.9.0-4-amd64 (SMP w/8 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.utf8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.utf8 (charmap=UTF-8), 
LANGUAGE=en_US:en_GB:en (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Init: systemd (via /run/systemd/system)

Versions of packages virtinst depends on:
ii  gir1.2-libosinfo-1.0  1.0.0-2
ii  python                2.7.13-2
ii  python-gi             3.22.0-2
ii  python-ipaddr         2.1.11-2
ii  python-libvirt        3.0.0-2
ii  python-libxml2        2.9.4+dfsg1-2.2+deb9u1
ii  python-requests       2.12.4-1
ii  python2.7             2.7.13-2

Versions of packages virtinst recommends:
ii  qemu-utils   1:2.8+dfsg-6+deb9u3
ii  virt-viewer  5.0-1

virtinst suggests no packages.

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