Virtual Machine migration is failing with SELinux related errors

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  • The migration of a VM is failing with error:
"Migration failed due to Error: Fatal error during migration (VM: VMxxx, Source: Source_Host, Destination: Destination_Host)" 
  • After disabling the SELinux on one Hypervisor the migration is failing
  • Migration is failing with the following error in the vdsm logs:
libvirtError: unsupported configuration: Unable to find security driver for model selinux


  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization 3.x, 4.x
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

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