[virt-tools-list] [PATCH V2] virt-manager: enable direct interfaceselection

Gerhard Stenzel gstenzel at linux.vnet.ibm.com
Fri Apr 8 13:37:07 UTC 2011

On Fri, 2011-04-08 at 06:16 -0700, Decker, Schorschi wrote:
> Defining a virtual machine or host?  We need a way to add a
> 'connection'
> i.e. host to virt-manager with 100% CLI for automation.  Virsh -c
> invokes the GUI.  There should be away to add a KVM host to
> virt-manager
> that does not require any interactive effort.  If not, that is a
> feature
> that is missing that should be added.
> VMware vCenter has CLI support to add host via their API, so does
> Hyper-V, etc.  The way to drive KVM adoption is via automation.  No?
> Schorschi

I am not sure I understand your comment.

Defining a virtual machine via "virsh define" will it also make visible
in virt-manager. That works. No problem.

The patch is specifically for the case when a virtual machine is defined
interactively with virt-manager.

Best regards, 

Gerhard Stenzel, 
IBM Deutschland Research & Development GmbH
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