[fedora-virt] customizing VMM on a per-user basis to use libguestfs?

Robert P. J. Day rpjday at crashcourse.ca
Tue Apr 21 19:58:48 UTC 2009

On Tue, 21 Apr 2009, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:

> On Tue, Apr 21, 2009 at 03:45:41PM -0400, Robert P. J. Day wrote:
> > > Or you can use 'virsh edit vmname' from the command line and
> > > change the path.
> >
> >   i'm not sure how that solves the problem once you move that
> > image elsewhere and virt-manager can't find it.  or am i just
> > being confused again?
> 'virsh edit' is exactly what you want to do.  That edits the libvirt
> configuration for a VM, which is what virt-manager and the other
> tools all use.

  ah, gotcha ... and with that, i can modify both the name of the VM
and its image file path.  that's what i was looking for, thanks.  i
really have to finish reading all the help files one of these days.


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