[virt-tools-list] [virt-manager PATCH] support creation of x86_64 domains with alternate machine types (e.g. q35)
kraxel at redhat.com
Mon May 5 11:43:47 UTC 2014
> > So IMO the way to expose q35 is with a checkbox like 'Use Q35 chipset'.
That isn't exactly helpful either, for non-tech users. You could pick
up the description from 'qemu -M ?', which lists northbridge,
southbridge and chipset release year, giving the user some more clues
what this is about. Other properties such as q35 supporting pci express
could be mentioned too.
> > But is q35 even 'ready' yet? Does it still block migration? Is there any
> > roadmap to make it the default?
Not sure what ahci live migration status is.
On qemu q35 will probably never become the default. But purely for
backward compatibility reasons.
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