[virt-tools-list] What are all the arguments available to --os-type?

Giuseppe Scrivano gscrivan at redhat.com
Wed Mar 26 07:10:41 UTC 2014

Cole Robinson <crobinso at redhat.com> writes:

> On 03/25/2014 08:31 PM, Peng Yu wrote:
>> Hi,
>> The manual mentions "linux" and "windows". Is there an exhaustive list
>> somewhere? Thanks.
> On recent releases, --os-type is redundant, only --os-variant should be
> specified. You can see the list with
> virt-install --os-variant list
> Latest upstream however uses libosinfo which has its own tool, but I don't
> know off hand how to see the list. Giuseppe?

you can get the list trough libosinfo using:

$ osinfo-query os


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