[libvirt] libvirt authorization

Dale Bewley dlbewley at lib.ucdavis.edu
Sun Mar 22 01:35:59 UTC 2009

On Fri, 2009-03-20 at 09:44 -0700, Scott Beardsley wrote:
> Is there any authorization mechanism in libvirt? I've got TLS going so
> that only those with a cert signed by my CA are allowed in, but there
> appears to be no way for me to only allow them access to certain VMs.
> Can I limit folks to specific VMs or VNC ports? Ideally I can allow
> access only to those VMs which they own.

Hey Scott, 
SASL is being supported.
Check out http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Features/VirtVNCAuth

I don't know how users will be mapped to domains or if that's been

But http://libvirt.org/auth.html does mention how to auth users to
libirtd in general.

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