RHEV: rhevm-log-collector hangs when collecting logs from hosts

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Running rhevm-log-collector hangs indefinitely when collecting logs from hosts.

NOTE: The resolution described in this article has also been used when running rhevm-log-collector was:

  • disconnecting immediately from the host with connection closed by remote host
  • disconnecting from the host with Write failed: Broken pipe


  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RHEV) 3.x
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.4 Hosts or RHEV-H Hypervisors
  • rhevm-log-collector-3.2.2-4.el6ev.noarch
  • sos-2.2-38.el6_6.2.noarch

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