[libvirt-users] Open virt-viewer with virsh start

Scott Lerman smlerman at gmail.com
Tue Jan 18 11:43:04 UTC 2011

Thanks for the reply. I thought about just putting the commands
together in a shell script, but I wasn't sure if the timing would work
with the VM being available right away. I'll try it out and see what

Scott Lerman

On Tue, Jan 18, 2011 at 1:01 AM, Justin Clift <jclift at redhat.com> wrote:
> On 18/01/2011, at 1:42 PM, Scott Lerman wrote:
>> Is it possible to have virt-viewer come up when a domain is started
>> with virsh start, the same way that it does with virt-install?
> I don't think so.  But, if you're reasonably familiar with shell scripting, you can could a simple script that does the "virsh start", then kicks off virt-viewer for it.
> Not exactly the same level of automatic-and-ready-to-go.  But quite doable.
> That helpful at all?
> Regards and best wishes,
> Justin Clift

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