Virtual Machine Manager: Error starting domain

Starting up the KVM error occurred

Error starting domain: Requested operation is not valid: network 'default' is not active

Locate the default.xml file

$ locate default.xml

Review the file

$ cat /etc/vic/default/network/default.xml
  <forward mode='nat'/>
  <bridge name='virbr0' stp='on' delay='0'/>
  <mac address='00:16:3e:77:93:c2'/>
  <domain name='default'/>
  <ip address='' netmask=''>
      <range start='' end=''/>

Start the default net-starter using virsh

$ sudo virsh net-start default
Network default started

Next start the network using the default

$ sudo virsh net-autostart --network default
Network default marked as autostarted

Everything should be working fine now, KVM starts without error


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