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KVM: Virtual Machine Manager shows "Localhost (QEMU) - Not Connected" when trying to connect to VM. (Doc ID 2724268.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 04, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.3 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Unable to connect to KVM VM with Virtual Machine manager . It fails with below error.
Oracle Virtual Machine Manager shows "Localhost (QEMU) - Not Connected". and "Unable to open a connection to the libvirt management daemon"

ERROR
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"Localhost (QEMU) - Not Connected".

Cause

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