[virt-tools-list] virt-manager: show guest IP

Michal Privoznik mprivozn at redhat.com
Mon Feb 1 13:19:26 UTC 2016

On 30.01.2016 17:10, Matwey V. Kornilov wrote:
> Hello,
> Is it possible to configure virt-manager to show guest IP somewhere?
> I am running qemu with qemu-guest tools and the following command works
> good:
> virsh # qemu-agent-command 5 '{"execute":"guest-network-get-interfaces"}'
> {"return":[{"name":"lo","ip-addresses":[{"ip-address-type":"ipv4","ip-address":"","prefix":8},{"ip-address-type":"ipv6","ip-address":"::1","prefix":128}],"hardware-address":"00:00:00:00:00:00"},{"name":"eth0","ip-addresses":[{"ip-address-type":"ipv4","ip-address":"","prefix":24},{"ip-address-type":"ipv6","ip-address":"fe80::5054:ff:fecc:cfc3","prefix":64}],"hardware-address":"52:54:00:cc:cf:c3"}]}
> But I would like to see this information in virt-manager GUI like in
> some proprietary hypervisor clients.

Currently, there is no such option. Patches are welcome :)

But as a libvirt developer, I'd like to advertise 'virsh domifaddr'
command which does basically the same as you are doing in your example
but has one possible data source more.

Happy hacking!


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