[libvirt] ANNOUNCE: New release virt-manager 0.6.0

Cole Robinson crobinso at redhat.com
Wed Sep 10 20:21:42 UTC 2008

I'm happy to announce a new virt-manager release, version 0.6.0. The
release can be downloaded from:


The direct download link is:


This release includes:

  - Remote storage management and provisioning: View, add, remove, and
      provision libvirt managed storage. Attach managed storage to a
      remote VM.
  - Remote VM installation support: Install from managed media (cdrom)
      or PXE. Simple install time storage provisioning.
  - VM details and console windows merged: each VM is now represented by a
      single tabbed window.
  - Use Avahi to list libvirtd instances on network.
  - Hypervisor Autoconnect: Option to connect to hypervisor at virt-manager
      start up.
  - Option to add sound device emulation when creating new guests.
  - Virtio and USB options when adding a disk device.
  - Allow viewing and removing VM sound, serial, parallel, and console devices.
  - Specifying a specific keymap when adding display device.
  - Allow app to keep running with only a VM window open.
  - Allow limiting amount of stored stats history.
  - Numerous bug fixes and minor improvements.

Thanks to everyone who has contributed to this release through testing, bug
reporting, submitting patches, and otherwise sending in feedback!


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