In this recipe, we are going to use all of the libvirt methods we saw in the earlier recipes to build a simple RESTfull API server, leveraging the bottle micro framework for Python.
Bottle is described as a fast and simple Web Server Gateway Interface (WSGI) micro web-framework for Python, which is distributed as a single module file.
The simple API server we are implementing, will accept the following requests:
- list: get method that lists all defined libvirt instances.
- define: post method used to define a new KVM instance. We are going to provide the XML definition ...