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gui for managing virtual machines [closed]

I want to manage a bunch of KVM VMs on my linux desktop with different types of network connectivity options. Is virt-manager the best option to manage the VMs or are there better alternatives ?
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How to fix error 'libxenlight failed to create a new domain'?

Using Virt-Manager 1.2.1 on 14.04. / Xen 4.4 from repos. Cannot create VM machine because this error crops up on virt-manager. This is after editing /etc/xen/xend-config.sxp to allow virt-manager to ...
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Virt-Manager to Remote host - continuous password prompt over ssh

I setup KVM on a remote host, and have a few .iso files out there that I want to play with. I setup Virt-manager initially on a Ubuntu-mate 15.10 machine, and it seemed to work fine (slow as heck ...
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virt-manager process continues running after closing all of its windows, what should I do?

I have installed qemu, kvm, and virt-manager, though I have noticed that after closing all of the virt-manager windows that there is still a virt-manager process running which originally appeared to ...
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virt-manager: “Storage parameter error: directory is not managed on the remote host” when importing an existing image from a mounted drive

A server I manage remotely has a KVM/QEMU image stored on a non-os, mounted drive /mnt/drive. When I use virt-manager to import the disk image, I get the following error: Storage parameter error. ...
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xrdp and key combinations

I'm facing an annoying issue and I suspect it's related to the way XRDP manage keys. I'm running a VMs server which is powered by Xubuntu 15.10. The virtualisation layer is KVM and I installed Virt-...
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Trying to share a folder with host and guest in Virt - manager / KVM

I am trying to share a folder in Virt - manager in my Arch Linux distribution using Samba to my Windows 10 guest. I have tried connecting via ip "\10.0.2.2" as recommended in an outdated guide about ...
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permission error in virtual machine manager

i am trying to install win8.1 as a guest on my Ubuntu 14.04 using kvm and virt manager. when i choose path of ISO file in virt manager, it prompt this error: "The emulator may not have search ...
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NAT port forwarding using iptable doesn't work

I have a server with Ubuntu Server and a Xubuntu virtual machine on it, virtualization software is virt-manager. Ubuntu Server IP: 172.16.63.140 Xubuntu Virtual Machine IP: 192.168.122.4 I can do ...
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14.04 Desktop TLS Virt-manager installation error

While creating a VM with virt-manager following error appears: Unable to complete install: 'internal error: process exited while connecting to monitor: qemu-system-x86_64: -machine pc-i440fx-2.4,...
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How do I manage partitions on an Ubuntu VM of an Ubuntu host?

I am running virt-manager on Ubuntu. I have a qcow2 file that I use to create VMs. The VMs work. When I log into the VM, I see no evidence the hard disk has more than 16 GB. When I log into the VM,...
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virt-manager won't work because of Gtk-critical messages

I am running Ubuntu 14.04. I connect to it from my Windows 7 server. I have Xming installed on my desktop. I use Putty or MobaXterm to connect to the Ubuntu server. When I run virt-manager, I get ...
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cannot create a virtual machine in virt-manager [closed]

I got the following message when creating a virtual machine in virt-manager: Error launching manager: 'NoneType' object has no attribute 'get_default_storage_format' Traceback (most recent call last)...
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Virbr0 in virt-manager is deleted

I installed virt-manager on ubuntu 14.0.4 and installed a VM with linux ubuntu trusty. But unfortunately i deleted Virbr0. Now the machine wont work, and ifconfig on host machine does not list virbr0 ...
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Low internet speed when adding bridge interface

I added a bridge interface using virt-manager. /etc/network/interfaces: auto lo iface lo inet loopback auto eth0 iface eth0 inet dhcp auto br0 iface br0 inet dhcp bridge_ports eth0 bridge_fd 0 ...
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VMs can't ping each other

I have created two virtual machines in virt-manager. All machines (host & guests) run Ubuntu 14.04. Host machine has two NICs. eth1 is used by host. Virtual Network Interface for each VM/guest ...
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Open NAT Port on Libvirt Virtual Machine

I am currently running a Xen Hypervisor underneath Ubuntu 14.04 Desktop. On the host machine I am running a guest VM for Windows 8. From what I understand, In order to be able to receive incoming ...
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Port Forwarding with Virt Manager

I am running a Xen hypervisor on top of Ubuntu 14.04 desktop. One of my Xen connections is to a Windows 8 VM hosted on the local machine. I connect to the VM with Virt Manager. I would like to be ...
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Virt-manager vga passthrough windows 8.1 BSOD

Environment: Ubuntu 15.04 with current packages. HD4600 for host, 980ti blacklisted and connected to 2nd screen. Windows installed without passthrough, later added PCI pass in virt-manager, ...
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virt-manager not saving connections

The Virtual Machine Manager (virt-manager) doesn't save the remote connections. I remove the local connection and add my remote connections and close the application and reopen it and the remote ...
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Problem to set two network interface on a virtual ubuntu 14.04 server [closed]

I have to assign to VM (ubuntu 14.04, installed on virtual environment using virt-manager). On virt-manager I've already created 2 vnetwork like that this is the VM with the 2 vnet assigned ...
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How can I stop KVM guest from pausing on grub menu

I'm using virt-manager to create a VM from a qcow2 image that I previously created. I pre-configured the image to skip the grub screen unless Shift is held down but the first time I launch the VM ...
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QEMU/KVM/Virt-Manager: Passthrough of USB Webcam to Windows 7 Enterprise creates “NEC USB HUB”

I am trying to passthrough my USB Webcam into my Windows 7 Enterprise x86-64 QEMU/KVM guest, which is managed by virt-manager. First I lookup the bus/device ID: $ lsusb Bus 002 Device 008: ID 046d:...
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How to enable promiscuous mode in a KVM virtual NIC?

How to enable promiscuous mode on an Xubuntu 14.04.1 host? How to enable promiscuous mode in a KVM virtual NIC? (using virt-manager if possible.)
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How to do virtual networking (all types) in virt-manager?

Surprisingly, there is no documentation on the official site http://virt-manager.org/ I specifically need documentation on bridged / host-only / NAT virtual networking via the GUI.
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Ubuntu 14.04: with bridge on wlan, no internet on kvm guests

I'm trying to be a "high-lander" sticking to KVM plus virt-manager to manage my VMs. But it's about a week I'm around trying to create a bridge that works for using with my VMs. I tried first tried ...
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virt-manager can't connect to xen

When I try to connect to my XEN domain with virtmanager on Ubuntu 14.04 I just get the following error: Unable to connect to libvirt. internal error: libxenlight state driver is not active Verify ...
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Add armhf as a suppoted architecture for guest KVM VMs (on a amd64 host)

I have an Ubuntu Server 12.04 setup with about 6 KVM VMs running. Guests are all x86 or amd64, host is a 2-socket Westmere Xeon box. Now I want to create a new guest VM but this time the guest VM ...
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network-manager device not managed with virt-manager

I am using Ubuntu 12.04.4 64 bit . After installing virt-manager, I found my scenario would be to user bridge networking, so I managed to let my machines works with bridge interface br0. From that ...
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Can't install virt-manager

When I try to install via terminal using : sudo apt-get install virt-manager I get this message : Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done ...
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How to define clone presets to virt-manager

When using virt-manager 0.9.1 to clone existing machines, it ignores that the virtual disks are qcow2 compressed and sparsed. The cloned virtual disks are non-sparsed and in raw format. I know about ...
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virt-manager pool not updating (iscsi_discovery issue related?)

I have an Ubuntu 12.04LTS server running KVM and SAN a with iSCSI targets. I am having issues with the virt-mamager refreshing the list of volumes in the storage pool. I have tried pushing the ...
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Virt-Manager-0.10.0 - GTK3

Every time when I try to start virt-manager-0.10.0 I get the following error: Error starting virtual machine manager: Requiring namespace 'GTK' version '2.0', but '3.0' is already loaded The exact ...
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VirtManager 0.95 or 0.10 on Ubuntu and “cannot import name GtkVnc”

Anybody knows about this startup error with VirtManager 0.9.5 or 0.10.0 on Ubuntu? "cannot import name GtkVnc" How to fix? What is the cause?
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KVM/virt-manager fails to find/load ROMs

I'm trying to create a Windows 7 KVM guest on Ubuntu 12.04 using virt-manager. After filling in the various config options, when it goes to begin installation,I get an error box saying: Unable ...
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How to share a folder between KVM host and guest using virt-manager?

For some time now, I've been using virt-manager to manage my virtual machines. When I want to copy a file from the host to the vm, I have been using scp to copy via ssh over the network. This is kind ...
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Unable to use virt-manager

On Ubuntu server 11.10 I am trying to install a virtual machine using virt-manager. I believe that I have everything right, but when I go and run the command virt-manager I get the following error ...