automatically starting KVM

Dan062 dan062 at
Thu Dec 24 14:26:30 AEDT 2015

On Wed, 23 Dec 2015 21:18:39 -0500
Jason White via luv-main <luv-main at> wrote:

> Russell Coker via luv-main <luv-main at> wrote:
> > To run KVM virtual machines it seems to be recommended to un virsh which 
> > requires XML.  
> I've run kvm guests directly, without virsh installed, while also managing
> them from the console. Thus, whether you actually need virsh depends on your
> requirements and environment.

What you are saying is true, But inmho, virsh give you far more control over the VM (eg: snapshots, connecting devices
live etc). While you may be able to do the same without virsh, using it to me is much easier, specially if you are doing it remotely.

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