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I had to remove libvirt manually using kill. Now when I'm trying to start libvirtd it says error: Unable to initialize network sockets. Check /var/log/messages or run without --daemon for more info.

I tried running /usr/sbin/libvirtd and it works fine except that there is no network.
I had some VMs running while killing the libvirt which was launched before the installation of opennebula. Later I noticed that opennebula had changed the user and group of qemu.conf to oneadmin. So I suspect that some of the remains of previous VM still exist.

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http://wiki.libvirt.org/page/The_daemon_cannot_be_started

By default libvirtd wants to listen with tls enabled, but if you're not using tls (doing sasl perhaps) you'll need to explicitly disable tls in libvirtd.conf by setting "listen_tls" to 0.

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and remember the obvious that I overlooked, add that to libvirtd.conf, not libvirt.conf –  8None1 Jan 29 at 4:44

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