[libvirt] ANNOUNCE: virt-manager 0.9.1 and virtinst 0.600.1 released

Cole Robinson crobinso at redhat.com
Wed Feb 1 02:02:54 UTC 2012

I'm happy to announce two new releases:

virt-manager 0.9.1: virt-manager is a desktop application for managing
KVM and Xen virtual machines via libvirt.

virtinst 0.600.1: virtinst is a collection of command line tools for
provisioning libvirt virtual machines, including virt-install and

The releases can be downloaded from:


The direct download links are:


The virt-manager release includes:

- Support for adding usb redirection devices (Marc-André Lureau)
- Option to switch usb controller to support usb2.0 (Marc-André Lureau)
- Option to specify machine type for non-x86 guests (Li Zhang)
- Support for filesystem device type and write policy (Deepak C Shetty)
- Many bug fixes!

The virtinst release includes:

- virt-install: --redir option for usb redirection (Marc-André Lureau)
- virt-install: Advanced --controller support for usb2 (Marc-André
- Many bug fixes and minor improvments.

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


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