[Libguestfs] online-p2v

Richard W.M. Jones rjones at redhat.com
Thu Aug 26 10:09:13 UTC 2021

On Wed, Aug 25, 2021 at 10:31:57AM +0800, yugang at bjtengling.com wrote:
> Hi there,
> Is there possiable that virt-p2v can convert Physical computer online? Which
> means do not reboot or start it through U disk.
> Do we have plan on this, is there any other tool can do this?

This isn't possible with virt-p2v and cannot be done in general
(because the hardware and virtual devices change underneath the kernel).


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