[virt-tools-list] How to add a passthrough filesystem on command line?

Cole Robinson crobinso at redhat.com
Thu Mar 13 15:59:06 UTC 2014

On 03/13/2014 11:45 AM, Peng Yu wrote:
> Hi,
> The following provides a GUI way of adding passthrough filesystem on
> command line. But I'm not able to find a command to do so. Does
> anybody what I should use?
> http://troglobit.com/blog/2013/07/05/file-system-pass-through-in-kvm-slash-qemu-slash-libvirt/

Are you saying that your virt-manager does not provide the UI mentioned in
that blog post? Then your virt-manager version is too old. Use the
instructions I posted in my last mail to run virt-manager from git:
./virt-manager --debug

> Also, on ubuntu, is there an exhaustive list of commands I would ever
> use for KVM? For example, even python-vm-builder is available on
> ubuntu. But it is that it is not update anymore and probably should be
> avoided.

This type of question is best suited for an ubuntu specific list.

- Cole

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