[Pkg-libvirt-maintainers] Bug#884110: libguestfs-perl: libguestfs perl bindings fails to report virtualdisk after upgrade from 1.34 to 1.36

Emmanuel Kasper manu at debian.org
Mon Dec 11 14:48:34 UTC 2017

On 12/11/2017 03:37 PM, Hilko Bengen wrote:
> * Emmanuel Kasper:
>> After upgrading libguestfs0 to 1.36, the sub routine disk_virtual_size
>> fails with a qemu-img error.
> I assume that you mean the error below, am I correct?


> ,----
> | qemu-img: Could not open '/dev/fd/3': Failed to get shared "write" lock
> | Is another process using the image?
> | qemu-img info: test1.vmdk: qemu-img info exited with error status 1, see debug messages above at bug.pl line 19.
> `----
> Is the .vmdk file writable by the user running the script?

Yes. Using the reproducer in the bug report, the vmdk is created as the
same user trying to read the virtual disk size.

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