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KVM Virtualization Cookbook by Konstantin Ivanov

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Starting, stopping, and removing KVM instances

In the previous recipe, we saw how to define new KVM virtual machine by either manually writing the XML definition file or using the virt-install tool to define the instance for us.

If you define a new instance from an XML file, by default the instance will not start automatically. In this recipe, we will see how to start an instance that was previously configured.

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