DEBUG (libvirtobject:179) Error initializing libvirt state for <vmmDomain name=server_staging ...>
NameError: name 'dom' is not defined
Wonderful! An error I have no idea about, with zero search results as a bonus
(also the error won't show up if you run without --debug, nice!)
After trying harder to search, with Google returning a SINGLE link that was actually raw XML but it was clearly a Bugzilla URL which I somewhat know how to deal with, I just found this report made a couple days ago:
I still have no idea why this is happening
For anyone else having this issue, apply this patch to libvirt-python.
Seems to work at first glance, hope nothing falls over
Personal server. Totally overkill but ok.