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Revision as of 16:32, 28 May 2013 by Crobinso (talk | contribs) (Minor tweaks for F19)


Install a Fedora guest from an install tree URL using virt-install or virt-manager.


Nothing beyond initial test day setup.

How to test


  1. Run virt-manager (should autoconnect to qemu)
  2. Launch the 'New VM' wizard
  3. Enter any name, choose network install option
  4. Enter the following URL for the latest fedora development bits:
  5. Press enter when the URL field is active: virt-manager should auto detect the URL as a recent fedora distro
  6. Proceed with through the wizard, using the default suggested values.
  7. Start the install, and perform the install as you would on a normal machine.


An example virt-install invocation looks like

 $> virt-install --name test-day-vm --ram 2048 \
        --disk path=/var/lib/libvirt/images/test-day-vm.img,size=10 \

Expected Results

Guest installations start and perform without any issues. Guest is bootable after install completes.