Chapter 4. Getting Started with libvirt and Creating Your First Virtual Machines
In Chapter 3, Setting Up Standalone KVM Virtualization, you installed and started the libvirtd services. You were also introduced to the libvirt tools
virsh, which help you manage virtual machines.
New users always prefer the GUI rather than text-based commands. Hence we are starting with virt-manager. We also think understanding virt-manager will fast-forward the learning process of managing virtual machines using libvirt and later with
virsh. Whenever possible we will present you with the equivalent
virsh command so that you can try and learn both virt-manager and
In this chapter, we will cover the following topics:
- All about virt-manager
- Default ...