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== Virtualization ==
 
== Virtualization ==
 
In this section, we cover discussion of Fedora virtualization technologies on the
 
In this section, we cover discussion of Fedora virtualization technologies on the
@fedora-virt, @fedora-xen-list, @libguestfs, @libvirt-list,
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@fedora-virt, @fedora-xen-list, @libguestfs, @libvirt-list, and
@virt-tools-list, and @ovirt-devel-list lists.
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@virt-tools-list lists.
  
 
Contributing Writer: [[User:Dale | Dale Bewley]]
 
Contributing Writer: [[User:Dale | Dale Bewley]]
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=== Fedora Virtualization List ===
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This section contains the discussion happening on the
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[http://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/fedora-virt fedora-virt list].
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====  ====
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<references />
  
 
=== Fedora Xen List ===
 
=== Fedora Xen List ===
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[http://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/fedora-xen fedora-xen list].
 
[http://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/fedora-xen fedora-xen list].
  
==== New Upstream Xen Release ====
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[[PasiKärkkäinen|Pasi Kärkkäinen]]
 
pointed
 
<ref>http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-xen/2009-August/msg00000.html</ref>
 
out new upstream Xen 3.3.2 and 3.4.1 releases.  [[GerdHoffmann|Gerd Hoffmann]] built Fedora packages<ref>http://kojipkgs.fedoraproject.org/packages/xen/3.4.1/1.fc12/</ref>
 
for testing.
 
 
 
 
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==== Updated Dom0 Test Kernel ====
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=== Virtualization Tools List ===
[[MichaelYoung|Michael Young]]
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This section contains the discussion happening on the
posted<ref>http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-xen/2009-August/msg00015.html</ref>
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[http://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/virt-tools-list virt-tools-list list].
a test build kernel-2.6.31-0.1.2.52.rc6.xendom0.fc12<ref>http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/taskinfo?taskID=1605651</ref>
 
found in his repository.<ref>http://fedorapeople.org/~myoung/dom0/</ref>
 
"I have had trouble getting x86_64 kernels built over the last week or so to boot, but this one does work. I haven't tried i686."
 
  
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[http://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/libguestfs libguestfs list].
 
[http://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/libguestfs libguestfs list].
  
==== New Release libguestfs 1.0.67 ====
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[[RichardJones|Richard Jones]]
 
announced
 
<ref>http://www.redhat.com/archives/libguestfs/2009-August/msg00281.html</ref>
 
the release of {{package|libguestfs}} 1.0.67.
 
 
 
'''New Features:'''
 
* SELinux support, for guests that use it
 
* inotify support
 
* Allow swapon/swapoff from a swap file
 
* New commands to make hard and symbolic links, readlink
 
* New commands to grep files
 
* New commands: fallocate, file-architecture, realpath
 
* 'file' command can now look in compressed files automatically
 
 
 
 
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[http://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/libvir-list libvir-list].
 
[http://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/libvir-list libvir-list].
  
==== New Release libvirt 0.7.0 ====
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[[DanielVeillard|Daniel Veillard]]
 
announced<ref>http://www.redhat.com/archives/libvir-list/2009-August/msg00080.html</ref>
 
a new {{package|libvirt}} release, version 0.7.0.
 
 
 
"A couple days later than expected, but considering the current
 
flow of fixes, that's not a bad thing. This is a huge release,
 
this includes more than 250 commits in a month and many new
 
functionalities or drivers, and a lot of improvements and bug fixes:"
 
 
 
'''New features:'''
 
* Interface implementation based on netcf (Laine Stump Daniel Veillard)
 
* Add new net filesystem glusterfs (Harshavardhana)
 
* Initial VMWare ESX driver (Matthias Bolte)
 
* Add support for VBox 3 and event callbacks on vbox (Pritesh Kothari)
 
* First version of the Power Hypervisor driver (Eduardo Otubo)
 
* Run QEMU guests as an unprivileged user (Daniel P. Berrange)
 
* Support cgroups in QEMU driver (Daniel P. Berrange)
 
* QEmu hotplug NIC support (Mark McLoughlin)
 
* Storage cloning for LVM and Disk backends(Cole Robinson)
 
* Switching to GIT (Jim Meyering)
 
 
 
 
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Revision as of 20:59, 23 August 2009


Virtualization

In this section, we cover discussion of Fedora virtualization technologies on the @fedora-virt, @fedora-xen-list, @libguestfs, @libvirt-list, and @virt-tools-list lists.

Contributing Writer: Dale Bewley

Fedora Virtualization List

This section contains the discussion happening on the fedora-virt list.


Fedora Xen List

This section contains the discussion happening on the fedora-xen list.


Virtualization Tools List

This section contains the discussion happening on the virt-tools-list list.


Libguestfs List

This section contains the discussion happening on the libguestfs list.


Libvirt List

This section contains the discussion happening on the libvir-list.