Ubuntu error while installing qemu-kvm

I am doing my m.tech researh project on cloud computing. I am beginner to ubuntu cloud. I am tryiing to install ubuntu cloud but i am facing the following problem.I installed cc and nc already and nc is able to detect the cc and everything is working fine. Now i installed ubuntu desktop 10.10.But wh ...

qemu-kvm on libvirt access qemu-console ?

I'm using libvirtd assist me admin qemu-kvm virtualHost, i wanna access qemu console ( in qemu-kvm --help, get info , using Ctrl+Alt+1 / 2 / 3 can switch to qemu-kvm console )in shell startup qemu-kvm : can use parameter "--monitor vc" enable the qemu monitorbut in libvirtd , can't adds this "--mont ...

Ubuntu How to increase video card memory in QEMU/KVM

I've been using QEMU/KVM to try diferent operating systems , just for fun. But some systems reguire better graphics than the video cards offered in QEMU/KVM.I use a gui called Aqemu , it offers folowing GPUs:-StdVGA(vesa 2.0)-cirrus clgd 5446-vmware video cardIs any of theese better than default?Is ...

Ubuntu Does qemu-kvm not support qcow2 encryption?

I just tried to create a qemu qcow2 image with encryption:qemu-img create -e -f qcow2 foo.qcow2 100GFormatting 'foo.qcow2', fmt=qcow2 size=107374182400 encryption=on cluster_size=0Hmm, it's some time ago I played with qemu, but I think it's supposed to ask for a password. If I start the image withqe ...

Ubuntu 8.04:After update to kernel 2.6.24-26 QEMU/KVM doesn't boot Windows XP anymore

I'm using a virtual Windows XP machine under QEMU/KVM for some time to run programs which are available under Windows only. Up to kernel 2.6.24-24 everything was working fine. Starting from kernel 2.6.24-25 the virtual Windos XP machine doesn't boot anymore. The window just remains black and KVM han ...

Ubuntu qemu/KVM: Win7 guest sees only 2 CPUs

I run Lucid 64bit on a 2x6 core Xeon X5650 server. I have a Win7 64bit guest running in qemu/KVM (installed with virt-install) that I have given 4 VCPUs. However, wherever I look in the guest OS (task manager, system information), only two CPUs are used.Here's the guest definition:<domain type='k ...

Ubuntu qtap interface for qemu / kvm

most of the time I'd like to start my qemu/kvm guest OS (winxp) w/out networking. the How-to i read said that I could leave out "auto qtap0" from /etc/network/interfaces if I wanted to manually bring it up from the terminal with "sudo ifup qtap0".I took out the 'auto ifup qtap0', ...

Ubuntu Latest Qemu-kvm package has broken install script

Well, I tried installing qemu-kvm (to try out a Suse Studio cd I made). Aptitude gave an error, complaining about the install script trying to delete /etc/kvm. (This is on an Atom without virtualization.) Of course, /etc/kvm does not exist, so it fails. Now, the way apt+dpkg works, every time I try ...

Ubuntu qemu, qemu-kvm

I have ubuntu 10.10 64 bit (intel). using synaptic, I installed the following packages.1) qemu (0.12.5)2) qemu-kvm (0.12.5)3) kvm (0.12.5)3) qemu-kvm-extrasNow that I have downloaded qemu (0.13.0) & qemu-kvm (0.13.0) and installed both of them (using commands configure, make && make inst ...

Ubuntu Should I use UEC or just qemu/kvm virtualization

We have a bunch of vmware esxi servers running hosting our various servers.Webserver, Mailserver and so on.We migrated from a Xen based environment to ESXi a few years back for a couple or reasons.1) ESXi has a simple user interface for creating/starting/stopping VMs (though only for windows) :(2) E ...

Ubuntu How to run Unity in a qemu/kvm image

I would like to test 10.10 netbook remix in a kvm instance. However, up to now, I did not manage to get unity working. Originally I used the default VGA adapter of qemu/kvm (cirrus), but got an error message during the very first reboot, that there is no suitable driver available - and the desktop s ...

Ubuntu qemu KVM screen options

Recently I am using a lot qemu/kvm on my ubuntu 8.04. I have an issue with the screen resolutions on the OSes I`ve installed.ex.WindwsXP - 1200 x 1024 - maxUbuntu 10.10 - 800 x 600 maxFedora - 1024x768 max...These reses really makes no sense. I am starting kvm that way:sudo kvm -smp 2 -m 512 -std-vg ...

Ubuntu What packages needed to build qemu-kvm git from source?

I am having intermittent network connection drops with a Windows 2003 guest on an Ubuntu 10.10 amd64 host. Using the virtio nic drivers (Aug-2010) helped, but I still received one incident report today.I've been using qemu-kvm from git on Gentoo linux for a long time, and would like to try this newe ...

Ubuntu looking for training mats, QEMU-KVM

Hi. Put briefly, I've decided I need to learn to use QEMU-KVM. Without going too far down that rabbit hole, I will just say that Oracle has made certain executive acquisitions that I believe guarantee it's only a matter of time before they pull out of open source completely and VirtualBox becomes no ...

Installing Latest Version of qemu-kvm on Ubuntu 9.10

Are there any instructions on how to update qemu-kvm to 0.12.4. Unfortunately, Ubuntu 9.10 comes with 0.11.0. Thanks.PS. I tried downloading the source and successfully compiled it. Using the version that comes with the OS, my virtual machine works fine using virt-manager. However, when I make kvm p ...

Ubuntu How to increase video card memory in QEMU/KVM

I've been using QEMU/KVM to try diferent operating systems , just for fun. But some systems reguire better graphics than the video cards offered in QEMU/KVM.I use a gui called Aqemu , it offers folowing GPUs:-StdVGA(vesa 2.0)-cirrus clgd 5446-vmware video cardIs any of theese better than default?Is ...

Ubuntu [qemu-kvm] error loading kvm-amd kernel module

I'm new to QEMU/KVM, and tries to install 'qemv-kvm' apt package on my 32bit Ubuntu 9.10 system (with CPU of AM3 X4 945) but encounter errors while loading 'kvm_amd' module.Here's the installation process:# apt-get install qemu-kvmReading package lists... DoneBuilding dependency treeReading state in ...

Ubuntu QEMU & KVM Need some input

I was put on to QEMU by Smartboyathome (Thanks man)now i just want to clear up some stuff.I've installed QEMU KVM and Qemulator 0.5, It was sugested that i use KQEMU but i want to avoid KDE libraries on my machine.Question:Do KVM and QEMU automatically work together or do i need to do something furt ...

Ubuntu Qemu/KVM and server shutdown/boot

I finally swapped out VMware Server 2 in favor of Qemu/KVM on one of my servers. It took some time to get used to but now I'm up and running. There is however one thing that I haven't figured out -- what is the best practice for suspending/resuming VMs when the host server reboots (or just shuts dow ...

Ubuntu nested paging for nested svm in qemu-kvm

I am facing issues while trying nested virtualization (kvm over kvm).Here is my environment details:Machine - Quad-Core AMD Opteron(tm) Processor 1389 (64bits)Host OS - ubuntu 11.10 (32bits)Linux kernel - 3.0.7First level GuestOS - ubuntu 10.10 (32bits)Second level GuestOS - ubuntu 10.10 (32bits)qem ...

Ubuntu qemu | kvm resolution

If i start Ubuntu LiveCD virtually, the resolution is horribly low. How could i possibly change this via qemu or kvm? Changing the resolution in grub is not too welcome, but i'll do it if it's the only solution.Best ...

Linux Debian / Belkin OmniView PRO3 KVM Poor Resolution Problem

Thanks for viewing my thread. My problem is I have a few Debian machines hooked up to a KVM switch and I cannot get the resolution of any of the Debian boxes to 1920X1080 which is the normal resolution they function at, currently the highest resolution I have gotten the boxes to is 1024x768 on the K ...

About upgrade qemu/kvm on repo

Debian 5.0Please advise how to upgrade qemu and kvm to version 0.12 on repo?$ sudo kvm | head -1 Code: ...

Ubuntu Full screen mode in QEMU (KVM)

As of upgrade to Karmic, I'm no longer able to use ctrl-alt-F to get QEMU into fullscreen mode.Anyone else seen this issue?I am running Windows XP via KVM. ...

Ubuntu KVM switch resolution issue

Hello, So i recently bought a KVM switch to switch between my workstation and my server. Im running winXP on my workstation and Ubuntu on my server. My resolution at 1280x1024 works perfectly fine on winXP (with the KVM switched) but it won't work as well with Ubuntu. So my main problem is the auto- ...

Ubuntu Can't connect to Qemu/KVM monitor on headless box

I have KVM/Qemu/Libvirt setup on a remote headless box. I have a couple of VMs running and everything is fine.Now I'd like to connect to the monitor to send some comments to Qemu, but I can't make it work. As the box is remote I don't have a GUI Qemu console, so I am trying to make it work using soc ...

Ubuntu Hardware KVM clipping resolution

NOT KERNEL VIRTUALIZATION!Added a DVI KVM from JustCom Technologies (JC-104UPA) (http://www.justcomtech.com/product/off_jc102_104_upa_css.html) between my 2001FP Dell Monitor and my Gutsy box = black screen of death. Reconnect directly to the monitor, no problem. If I reduce resolution to 1280x1024 ...

Ubuntu qemu kvm and Fedora

Here is my fedora running under kvm qemu at great speed. I am using 2 CPU-s at 4GHz and 512 MB RAM. The os is installed on 10 GB virtual img hard and is stable for now. I am running many apps like qt creator, browsers, skype, pidgin and it runs great! I have not tested game apps under it but I was a ...

Ubuntu Host networking for qemu/kvm

I am currently experimenting with kvm/qemu and virtual-machine-manager for a virtual machine and I would like to try installing the Ubuntu 9.04 server. However, I'm having some trouble with setting up the networking. I found a solution that was used with VirtualBox using TAP. This is the setup that ...

Ubuntu Setting up networking in qemu (kvm) guest

HiI have a problem with getting the network connected on a winxp guest. I have a computer with network being assigned by dhcp on eth0. Now, I copied the following script:#!/bin/sh # # script to bring up the tun device in QEMU in bridged mode# first parameter is name of tap device (e.g. tap0)## some ...

Ubuntu qemu / kvm does not load DE

Attempts to start a linux installation cd (e.g. ubuntu 8.04-1) with the following:$ kvm -boot d -cdrom ubuntu-8.04.1-desktop-i386.iso -hda qemu_ubuntu_i386.imgdo not work. In this case, everything appears to start fine until the graphical environment. The Hardy Heron Wallpaper appears and a mouse, b ...

Ubuntu Qemu/Kvm and wireless

just got KVM working, and all is running nicely (Host: Kubuntu 7.04,Guest: Slackware 11.0)What commands should i enter to enable my wireless in Slackware? In Kubuntu, it is my eth1 that is connected.Iarwain ...

Ubuntu hoary kvm screen resolution bezel

Hello, I have hoary on a 4 monitor KVM with an LCD monitor. The problem is that LCD has no bezel (blank black margins on the edge of the screen) and Hoary and Windows have slightly different H and V alignment positions. I find that I have to auto-config my Sony LCD horizontal and vertical values eve ...

Ubuntu kvm - high resolution windows guest with virt-manager

Is it possible to have virt-manager use high resolutions with Windows guests on KVM? ...

Ubuntu Qemu-KVM Install and 9.10 Beta

Is this post of November 1st 2008:http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=966739&highlight=kvm+installstill valid using Ubuntu 9.10 Beta? ...

Ubuntu qemu/kvm with directx support

Because of the program I'm going to be taking next year, I'm going to need windows so is there a way to get directx support hardware accelerated in Linux using kvm or any other virtualization software that supports virtualization extensions.Is vmware going to had virtualization extensions and direct ...

Ubuntu KVM Custom Resolution

I'm running Windows XP SP3 on top of libvirt on 10.04. I created the image from scratch thru the gui. I would like to set the resolution to a non-standard one so as to have a full screen display thru vnc. I don't see any xml associated with the vm. Any help would be appreciated. ...

Ubuntu Cannot install Windows XP Pro x64 in QEMU KVM

I've been trying to install Windows XP x64 in a VM under Ubuntu Karmic Koala (9.10) x86-64 mostly using the instructions from the link below:http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1293199So it loads the image and boots from CD. When it gets to the screen in the Windows installer that says "Se ...

Ubuntu qtap interface for qemu / kvm

most of the time I'd like to start my guest OS winxp w/out networking. the How-to i read said that I could leave out "auto qtap0" from /etc/network/interfaces if I wanted to manually bring it up from the terminal with "sudo ifup qtap0".So, with it running after booting (auto qtap ...

Moving from RH qemu-kvm to Oracle VM

I have some virtual machines (windows) running in Red Hat that I would like to move to Oracle VM. I have the .img files and the .xml config files. Does anyone have a quick list of ways to accomplish this? Tried various ways, but I am now stuck when trying to start up the VM in Oracle VM with xm crea ...

Ubuntu Virtual Machine Manager and qemu-kvm problem

I set up a virtual machine, installed an image of Windows XP from a bootable DVD with Symantec Ghost, and evrything went well, so it seemed.But now, when I try to start it up again, using gksu virt-manager I get this:Traceback (most recent call last):File "/usr/share/virt-manager/virt-manager.p ...

Ubuntu KVM-QEMU No access to usb devices

Good Day,I am hoping someone can shed some light on an issue I can seem to find a resolution too. When starting my vm guest using virt-manager gui I can't access my usb device even though it is defined in the guest xml file. I have tried adding myself to group KVM and libvirt. Add udev rules etc..I ...

Ubuntu libvirt - extra kvm-qemu options?

skip to ---GET-TO-THE-POINT for my actual question :)I've got a minimal debian image that I'd like to run at reasonable speed on Ubuntu, and share with people running Windows. On Windows, I've got qemu+kqemu set up after a bit of effort, but I have the following problems on Ubuntu:- Virtualbox needs ...

Ubuntu kvm qemu virt-install serial passthrough issues

It took a while to discover this - I believe it is a bug, but I am not enough of a lx/vm geek to know where to start filing a bug report, so I am posting this here hoping to help others and if someone can verify that it is a bug they can file it, hopefully. running ubuntu lucid server - 2.6.32-27-se ...

Ubuntu error in installation of qemu with kvm

I am trying to install QEMU on my machine. I get following error message when I try to configure the qemu-kvm package:"Error: libpci check failedDisable KVM Device Assignment capability."I am able to make and make install the package as such. But after that,when I try to run the following ...

Ubuntu Experiences with KVM/QEMU, VMWare Server and VirtualBox on karmic

Hmm. This got complex but had a happy ending. Wanted to set up a virtualised set of machines, starting with XP on Karmic. Didn't go according to plan.QEMU/KVM. (with latest 0.11 qemu-kvm package installed and Karmic completely up to date with patches) Installing XP SP2 guest, fails to format partiti ...

Ubuntu Using a raw partition as disk image with KVM/QEMU?

Would there be any performance gains using a real partition (/dev/sda3 on my host) as hard disk device instead of a file image when using QEMU/KVM?(I made an image with qemu-img and copied with dd to a raw partition (dd if=image.img of=/dev/sda3)). ...

Ubuntu Installing vanilla (non-kvm) Qemu

I'm trying to run an operating system which doesn't have support for Qemu-kvm at the moment (Barrelfish). However, in the repositories for my version of ubuntu (11.04), the pacakges for Qemu are just dummies which install qemu-kvm. Unfortunately, I have recently installed ubuntu and don't have an ol ...

Ubuntu KVM Virtualization of Vista - Cannot go full screen

upgraded from 9.04 to 9.10.. 64 bit gnomerun 1280x1024 on linux desktop, using generic monitor and typical integrated Intel video chip:00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 82945G/GZ Integrated Graphics Controller (rev 02)I have a vista image I regularly run under KVM virtualization ( ...

Ubuntu QEMU vmware video drivers do not work with Arch/Gentoo/Slackware guests

I noticed that the QEMU vmware video drivers are the ones which allow you to attain high resolution settings for the X server - for instance, with my Debian guest, I could not obtain the HD 1366x768 resolution unless I booted it with the vmware drivers - the others - std or cirrus - would let me go ...