which daemon/service for live migration - ?

Peter Krempa pkrempa at redhat.com
Mon Apr 17 10:27:57 UTC 2023

On Sun, Apr 16, 2023 at 08:54:57 +0200, lejeczek wrote:
> Hi guys.
> With this relatively new modular approach in libvirt - which service is
> needed in order to migrate guests via tcp?

There is nothing special needed for migration when compared to running a

With new daemons you need 'virtqemud' to manage the VM and optionally
'virtnetworkd' if the VM uses libvirt-managed networks, 'virtstoraged'
if it uses libvirt managed storage, and/or 'virtsecretd' if it uses
secrets storage.

Configuration of daemon options moved to the appropriate per-daemon
config file.

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