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Edit /etc/resolvconf/resolv.conf.d/base in Centos 7 — qcow2 image

My qcow2 image uses local nameserver, 192.168.122.1 which is not working for reasons unknown. So, I tried to use guestfish and edit the file /etc/resolv.conf to add nameservers, 8.8.8.8. This doesnt ...
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probing EDD boot message stays for ten minutes on centos 6.6

I am trying to bring up a Centos 6.6 qcow2 image on my virt-manager. Booting from Hard disk.... Probing EDD (edd=off to disable)... ok The guest machine stays with the above message for near ten ...
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Can libvirtd be used without kvm?

I wanted to try libvirtd with virt-manager (I wanted to test migration.) on a virtual machine (without nested virtualization support enabled, so no kvm...), and I expected it to work (and use full ...
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Is it possible to install virt manager in client mode?

I have a KVM server (updated to Ubuntu 14.04) for several years now, that I handle distantly with virt-manager under different Linux flavours. I recently formatted and reinstalled my main workstation ...
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How to prevent virt-viewer from asking a password

I am aware of what file I need to create, in order to prevent virt-manager from prompting me for a password. However, I'd like to create a shortcut on my desktop that opens directly the virtual image ...
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Is it possible to add an os variant to the virt-manager list?

I just installed RHEL 7.1 on a server. I'm using it to study for the RHCSA/RHCE exams. One of the steps in the study guide is to install a VM through virt-manager using installation media on an FTP ...
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Ubuntu Trusty: virt-manager performance over WAN… 40+ secs freezes

I'm using the virt-manager GUI 0.9.5-1ubuntu3 on my laptop running Ubuntu 14.04 against a server located some distance away (same OS) and getting rather unpleasant performance. Laptop-server pings ...
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virt-manager gui default values customization

Is it possible to configure virt-manager (libvirt) so that when an operator opens the GUI to add a disk, the default value for "Cache mode" is "none"?
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Virt-manager internal error: Network default is not active

Virt-manager is not booting up any more guest machines & it says, """Error starting domain: internal error: Network default is not active""". On looking at log file, it says ebtables not ...
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Installing a Windows guest with virtio in a single step (Debian)

I am trying to create a Windows 7 (32bits) with virtio disk and network in a single step using virt-manager. I've been trying to follow the step-by-step procedure here. However there is no such ...
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Changing qemu/libvirt default gateway IPv4 IP to something other than x.x.x.1/24

General info: I have a KVM-libvirt/qemu running on ArchLinux; 3.18.2-2-ARCH ls | egrep -i 'libvirt|qemu' libvirt-1.2.11-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz libvirt-glib-0.2.0-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz ...
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CoreOs VM getting deleted after shutdown on libvirt

I installed CoreOs on libvirt using link https://coreos.com/docs/running-coreos/platforms/libvirt/. The VM is also showing inside Virtual Machine Manager and working fine. The problem is once I ...
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Using Xenlight with libvirt in debian, Unable to configure listen with remote libvirt

I am using libvirt 1.2.0 with xen hypervisor 4.4 in debian server. I am facing error when I try to connect remotely with other libvirt using TCP or TLS. I couldnt make libvirt to listen to the port. I ...
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How to allow non root user to access libvirt remotely on Centos 6 [closed]

Default configuration and documentation (sic!) requires root access to remote host. How to enable user access? Remote management with SSH
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Virtuall Manager : CentOS Guest Install Garbled Text

I'm trying to install CentOS 6.5 with virtual manager but the menu is garbled. Host machine is running on Debian Wheezy. Thank you in advance.
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Is it useful to deploy OpenStack to a single node?

Due to several limitations and only few and expensive offers of Windows-based dedicated servers, I thought about renting a Linux server instead and running even multiple VMs on that server. I thought ...
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SSH to VM rejecting password, works from virt-manager console

First of all, I'm sorry if there is a duplicate post somewhere. I searched for a while but none of the posts I found fixed my problem. It's fairly annoying. I created a new VM on our network and when ...
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virt-viewer slower than virt-manager when viewing

I've got a thin client server in which I have a few VM's for users under KVM which I manage through virt-manager. What I've noticed is if I start a VM guest on a thin client using the command ...
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virt-install KVM “Cannot open display ”

So I am trying to create a VM using KVM (on CentOS 6.3) and the command I use is as follows: virt-install --connect qemu:///system --virt-type kvm --name ffVM32 --ram 1024 --disk ...
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Why does Xen fail to create domUs/start the virtual network interface?

I have received two errors while trying to create a new domU on Xen. First, I received this error: Unable to complete install: 'POST operation failed: xend_post: error from xen daemon: (xend.err ...
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Virtmanager connection via custom SSH command?

I'd like to use virt-manager to manage my libvirt/kvm virtual machines running on a remote host, but the method I use to ssh into that host it a bit complicated. I need to use custom ports along with ...
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Any way to release focus on a KVM guest in virt-manager without having to click Ctrl_L + Alt_L?

Is there a way to move my mouse in and out of a KVM guest in virt-manager without having to click to gain focus of the window and release focus by pressing Ctrl_L+ Alt_L? BACKGROUND I typically ...
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Getting windows virtio mounted/installed for KVM

There might be an easy answer to this. I have exhausted my search on google for a solution. Here's my problem. I need to get Windows working on a KVM vps with virtualizor CP. As I get into windows ...
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windows server 2008 instance on KVM stuck in 'Pause' mode

I have a windows Server 2008 instance as a guest on KVM. When I tried to run it via virtual machine manager, the process got frozen after few seconds and trying to resume the process lead to this ...
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Is there a way to make virt-manager and xe to work at the same time?

I followed instructions from this site: http://wiki.xen.org/wiki/XCP_toolstack_on_a_Debian-based_distribution. The gist of it is basically to do an apt-get install xcp-xapi xcp-xe. If I follow the ...
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What is the difference betweeen “Network install” and “Network Boot” options in virt-manager when installing a new virtual machine

From my understanding of PXE (Preboot Execution Environment), I know that there must be some negotiation first between the booting client and a DHCP server to obtain network parameters (IP address, ...
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virt-manager cannot identify machine

last time I had virt-manager + Desktop on my centos server everything was fine then I removed desktop for more security. and after a while I installed it again and now when I open virt-manager it ...
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virt-manager doesn't show list of local KVMs but virsh does

When I open virt-manager GUI it doesn't show list of KVMs but virsh does. how can fix it?
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can't install VM using virt-install

I use this command: virt-install -r 1024 --vcpus=2 --accelerate --nographics -n test -f test.img --cdrom /iso/CentOS.iso but I doesn't show the text based install: boot: linux text Loading ...
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How do you autostart a KVM VM with virt-manager? [duplicate]

I have some VMs that I need to be started when the host system is started. How do I set them to autostart?
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Managing XEN through virt-manager on ubuntu 12.04

I have been trying to make xen work on a remote machine with no GUI.Installed XEN hypervisor on the machine and booted in that kernel.Try to create VM using virt-manager. I tried accessing ...
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Error while creating VM using virt-manager on Xen

After a great struggle I got my XEN installed now I am using virt-manager and trying to create a VM. Since my H/W doesnt support full Virtualization using the Para Virtualization installation over ...
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How to permanently attach USB devices to a KVM vserver?

I run a Server using KVM and virt-manager (over SSH). Currently I have the following devices which I want/need in a KVm virtual machine: +----USB-HUB +- USB Smartcard Reader #1 +- USB ...
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Can't connect to remote Xen libvirt with ssh, using virsh or virt-manager

I'm running Xen 4 on a Debian server running Squeeze (stable). I want to connect remotely over ssh using virt-manager or virsh, because I can do that on a Lenny server (oldstable). Xen is installed ...
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Virt-manager: unable to open a connection to the libvirt management daemon

I'm having a bit of trouble connecting to my virtual machine host, which is an Ubuntu server running KVM/Libvirt. I can connect to the server using an Ubuntu client and I can connect via virsh on a ...
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Unable to connect Xend with virt-manager

I have installed debian 6.0.1a. I have install all XEN stuff. including xen kernel, libvirtd, ... but when i want to connect xend, virt-manager shows me this: Verify that: A Xen host kernel was ...
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Setting up libvirt with remote access on gentoo: not listening tls port

I'm trying to set up libvirtd on my headless gentoo server. I'd like to have remote control via tls. I've followed libvirt remote access guide, but it don't work for me: client virt-manager shows ...
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Building virt-viewer on CentOS failed

When I have attempted to build virt-viewer 0.2.x on CentOS, I had a build problem: virt_viewer-viewer.o: In function `viewer_resize_main_window': /root/virt/virt-viewer-0.2.0/src/viewer.c:285: ...