How to live migrate Guests with snapshots

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I can not live migrate Guests with snapshots using libvirt. The process fails with the following error:

[root@host01 ~]# virsh migrate vm01 qemu+ssh://host02/system --persistent --undefinesource
error: Requested operation is not valid: cannot migrate domain with 2 snapshots


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.5
  • Virtualization management using libvirt.

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