[virt-tools-list] Import xen vm

Richard W.M. Jones rjones at redhat.com
Tue Nov 2 12:35:39 UTC 2010

On Tue, Nov 02, 2010 at 01:23:32PM +0100, Mike Sievers wrote:
> Hi List,
> I have a running vm and I'd like to import it, but how?
> virsh import server1.xml or something like this?

Importing a guest is not straightforward.  If it's one of the ones we
support (basically RHEL 3/4/5, Fedora, Windows XP+), then:

virt-v2v [lots of command line arguments]


Richard Jones, Virtualization Group, Red Hat http://people.redhat.com/~rjones
libguestfs lets you edit virtual machines.  Supports shell scripting,
bindings from many languages.  http://et.redhat.com/~rjones/libguestfs/
See what it can do: http://et.redhat.com/~rjones/libguestfs/recipes.html

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