[virt-tools-list] [PATCH 0/5] virt-manager: more spice+virgl support

Cole Robinson crobinso at redhat.com
Thu May 19 18:26:22 UTC 2016

On 04/28/2016 08:22 AM, Marc-André Lureau wrote:
> Hi
> The following new series allows virt-manager to setup and use a
> local-only spice & virgl-enabled VM. It depends on qemu 2.6 and
> libvirt 1.3.3.
> After this series, to configure a VM for virgl+spice, you can go to
> Spice display details, select "Local only", and "GL" and switch the
> video device to "virtio". To setup a new VM, you'll do similarly
> during a customize installation. The Fedora 24 pre-release works out
> of the box and allows easy testing.
> (notes: a few patches are resent from older series. I didn't try to
> manually "simplify" glade 3.20 modifications of ui file)
> Marc-André Lureau (5):
>   ConnectionInfo: console is active if fd can be provided
>   virtinst: check minimum qemu/libvirt for spice+gl
>   virtinst: add listen=none graphics option
>   virt-manager: add opengl graphics option
>   gfxdetails: add local-only option

So given the discussions we've been having on libvir-list and elsewhere, I'm
going to wait a while longer before exposing these knobs in the GUI since
there's lots of operational caveats.

I'll likely apply patch #2 and patch #3 to make sure the virt-install/virt-xml
command line is covered though, going to look at that soon.


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