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QEMU

The QEMU open source machine emulator has been updated to version 1.0. Notable features added include:

  • QEMU now supports live migration of running guests.
  • KVM users are now able to run standard performance profiling tools within KVM guests.

The full list of changes included in this release is available upstream at http://wiki.qemu.org/ChangeLog/1.0.

libvirt

The libvirt toolkit for interacting with the virtualization capabilities of various hosts has been updated to version 0.9.10. The full list of changes included in this release is available upstream at http://libvirt.org/news.html.

Virtual Machine Manager (virt-manager)

Virtual Machine Manager has been updated to version 0.9.1. As well as numerous bug fixes this release adds:

  • Support for adding USB redirection devices.
  • An option to change the USB controller to support USB 2.0.
  • An option to specify the machine type for non-x86 guests.

The full list of changes included in this release is available upstream at http://virt-manager.org/download.html.

http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Features/KVM_Guest_PMU http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Features/KVM_Live_Block_Migration http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Features/KVMThinProv http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Features/virtio-scsi http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Features/XAPI