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= Howto's =
 
= Howto's =
* [[HOWTO VMGL]] - OpenGL support for Linux guests
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== General ==
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* [http://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/linuxonibm/liabq/liabqquick.htm IBM PowerKVM: Quick Start Guides for installing PowerKVM]
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* [http://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/linuxonibm/liabo/liabokickoff.htm IBM PowerKVM]
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* [http://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/linuxonibm/liaai/kvminstall/liaaikvminstallstart.htm IBM Linux Blueprint: Quick Start Guide for installing and running KVM]
 
* [[HOWTO1 | Getting KVM to run on your machine]]
 
* [[HOWTO1 | Getting KVM to run on your machine]]
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* [[Choose the right kvm & kernel version]]
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* [[How To Migrate From Vmware To KVM]]
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* [http://www.scribd.com/doc/17380947/Migrating-from-UML-to-Xen-and-Kernel-Based-Virtual-Machines Migrating User Mode Linux to Xen and KVM]
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== Network related ==
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* [[Networking| Setting guest network]]
 
* [[Networking| Setting guest network]]
 
* [[NetConsole| set up a network console]]
 
* [[NetConsole| set up a network console]]
* [[simple shell script to manage your virtual machine with bridged networking]]
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* [[choose the right kvm & kernel version]]
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== Hardware related ==
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* [[How to assign devices with VT-d in KVM]]
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* [[Enable VT-X on Mac Pro (Early 2008)]]
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=== USB ===
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* [[USB Host Device Assigned to Guest]]
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* [[usb related]]
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=== Ethernet ===
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* [[ethernet_related]]
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=== PCI ===
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* [[hotadd pci devices]]
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=== Sound ===
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* Using [[Sound]] in the guest
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=== Display ===
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* Using qxl and [[SPICE]] in the guest
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=== virtio ===
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* [[boot from virtio block device]]
 
* [[boot from virtio block device]]
 
* [[Using VirtIO NIC|use virtio_net interface]] in the guest (Debian)
 
* [[Using VirtIO NIC|use virtio_net interface]] in the guest (Debian)
* [[hotadd pci devices]]
 
* [http://pve.proxmox.com/wiki/Bare-metal_ISO_Installer Bare-metal] installer with KVM
 
* [[HowToConfigScript|Configuration Script for KVM]] - a complete management utility, configuration file format, and init script.
 
* [http://www.papercut.com/blog/chris/2008/11/14/using-kvm-to-securely-host-servers-in-a-dmz/ Hosting your VMs in a DMZ] - a management and configuration script to assist with setting up a VM in a semi-secured demilitarized zone.
 
* [[Enable VT-X on Mac Pro (Early 2008)]]
 
* [[Running libvirt with KVM]]
 
* [[How To Migrate From Vmware To KVM]]
 
  
== Ubuntu related ==
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=== vhost ===
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* [[UsingVhost|Using vhost]]
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=== cdrom ===
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* [[Change cdrom| Changing disks in the cdrom drive]]
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=== sharing files with the host ===
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* Using [[9p virtio]] to share files between host and guest
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== Operating System related ==
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=== Gentoo ===
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* [http://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/QEMU Wiki article].
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* [[KvmOnGentoo|KVM on Gentoo hosts]]
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=== Ubuntu ===
 
* [http://www.howtoforge.com/using-kvm-on-ubuntu-gutsy-gibbon using-kvm-on-ubuntu-gutsy-gibbon]
 
* [http://www.howtoforge.com/using-kvm-on-ubuntu-gutsy-gibbon using-kvm-on-ubuntu-gutsy-gibbon]
 
* [[AnthonyLiguori/Networking| Setting up NAT with KVM in Ubuntu]]
 
* [[AnthonyLiguori/Networking| Setting up NAT with KVM in Ubuntu]]
 
* [https://help.ubuntu.com/community/KVM Running Guest Systems on Ubuntu 7.04 Feisty Fawn]
 
* [https://help.ubuntu.com/community/KVM Running Guest Systems on Ubuntu 7.04 Feisty Fawn]
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* [http://www.howtoforge.com/virtualization-with-kvm-on-ubuntu-9.04 Virtualization With KVM On Ubuntu 9.04 Jaunty]
  
== Windows Vista related ==
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=== Fedora ===
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* [http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Virtualization_Quick_Start Fedora Virt Quick Start]
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=== Arch ===
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* [http://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Kvm Setting up KVM on Arch]
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* [http://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Qemu Detailed QEMU Tutorial ]
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=== RHEL/CentOS 7 ===
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* [http://linux.dell.com/files/whitepapers/KVM_Virtualization_in_RHEL_7_Made_Easy.pdf KVM Virtualization in RHEL 7 Made Easy]
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=== BSD ===
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* [http://www.linux-kvm.org/page/BSD KVM on BSD, FreeBSD]
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=== Windows ===
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* [[WindowsGuestDrivers|Information about guest drivers]]
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* [[Windows7Install|Install Windows 7]]
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* [http://wp.libpf.com/?p=186 Windows 7 as guest on Debian squeeze] - with libvirt's virt-install recipe and virtio disk driver step-by-step instructions
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* [http://www.returnbooleantrue.com/2015/04/making-your-windows-kvm-guest-boxes-fly.html Installing virtio drivers in Windows for Ubuntu hosts]
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=== Windows Vista ===
 
* [[Vista Networking Workaround]]
 
* [[Vista Networking Workaround]]
  
== USB related ==
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== Scripting & Software ==
* [[usb related]]
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* [[HowToConfigScript|Configuration Script for KVM]] - a complete management utility, configuration file format, and init script.
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* [http://www.roessner-net.com/?p=219 Another script for KVM] - Init scripts for kvm, using it with time scheduled start order (German)
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* [[simple shell script to manage your virtual machine with bridged networking]]
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* [http://www.papercut.com/blog/chris/2008/11/14/using-kvm-to-securely-host-servers-in-a-dmz/ Hosting your VMs in a DMZ] - a management and configuration script to assist with setting up a VM in a semi-secured demilitarized zone.
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* [http://pve.proxmox.com/wiki/Bare-metal_ISO_Installer Bare-metal] installer with KVM
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* [[kvmtools|Python scripts to manage qemu-kvm guest from cmdline]] - yet another qemu-kvm script
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* [https://github.com/tmartinfr/kvm-simple-init kvm-simple-init] - Simple init script to manage KVM virtual machines
  
== Ethernet related ==
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=== libvirt ===
* [[ethernet_related]]
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* [[Running libvirt with KVM]]
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== Other ==
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* [[HOWTO VMGL]] - OpenGL support for Linux guests
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[[Category:Docs]][[Category:HowTo]]

Latest revision as of 03:23, 20 January 2017

Howto's

General

Network related

Hardware related

USB

Ethernet

PCI

Sound

  • Using Sound in the guest

Display

  • Using qxl and SPICE in the guest

virtio

vhost

cdrom

sharing files with the host

  • Using 9p virtio to share files between host and guest


Operating System related

Gentoo

Ubuntu

Fedora

Arch

RHEL/CentOS 7

BSD

Windows

Windows Vista

Scripting & Software

libvirt

Other