[virt-tools-list] Xen as default instead of Qemu?

Richard W.M. Jones rjones at redhat.com
Mon Nov 28 08:43:30 UTC 2011

On Sun, Nov 27, 2011 at 11:03:09AM +0100, Frédéric Grelot wrote:
> Is this expected that xen:/// has become the default???

Xen is definitely not the default.  libvirt should be choosing a best
hypervisor for you, and most likely that should be qemu/KVM.  You have
got KVM installed, right?

You can also force a particular URI by setting the LIBVIRT_DEFAULT_URI
environment variable.


Richard Jones, Virtualization Group, Red Hat http://people.redhat.com/~rjones
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