[RHEL8] Install VM Action failed through cockpit

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  • Installing a RHEL 8 VM through cockpit fails with:
ERROR unsupported configuration: IDE controllers are unsupported for this QEMU binary or machine type Domain installation does not appear to have been successful. If it was, you can restart your domain by running: virsh --connect qemu:///system start $VM otherwise, please restart your installation.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8
  • cockpit-machines

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