I am searching for information on mapping an existing drive (USB drive) to a KVM virtual machine using libvirt. I have been going over http://libvirt.org/formatstorage.html#StoragePoolTarget. But I don't quite understand what options are needed to expose an existing device to the VM (or if it is even possible).
From what I am reading, the
target element is expecting a
path element to a folder on the machine to store a file based image. Can the
path be a device such as
/dev/sdc1? with a