[fedora-virt] Adding VM to virt-manager

Dennis J. dennisml at conversis.de
Fri Jun 5 15:35:49 UTC 2009

On 06/05/2009 04:48 PM, Bryan Kearney wrote:
> Dennis J. wrote:
>> Hi,
>> How do I add a custom-built vm to virt-manager? I basically created an
>> empty image, untarred a template setup into it and made it boot using
>> qemu-kvm from the shell. Now I'd like to make this vm visible in
>> virt-manager so that I can manage it from there. I tried creating a
>> domain xml file in /etc/libvirt/qemu but that doesn't seem to be enough.
> virt-image is the tool you want. Create an xml file in the format of [1]
> and then run virt-image against it.

Worked like a charm. Thanks!


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