Test Day:2009-09-17 Virtualization

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== What to test? ==
 
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Today's installment of Fedora Test Day will focus on Virtualization improvements in Fedora 12, such as:
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Today's installment of Fedora Test Day will focus on Virtualization improvements in Fedora 12.  There is a '''large''' list of virtualization improvements coming in Fedora, including:
  
 
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Revision as of 15:56, 10 September 2009

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Thursday Sep 17, 2009 All day #fedora-test-day (webchat)


Contents

What to test?

Today's installment of Fedora Test Day will focus on Virtualization improvements in Fedora 12. There is a large list of virtualization improvements coming in Fedora, including:

If you come to this page after the test day is completed, your testing is still valuable, and you can use the information on this page to test with your graphics card and provide feedback.

Who's available

The following cast of characters will be available for testing, workarounds, bug fixes, and general discussion ...

What's needed to test

  • A fully updated Fedora 12 Rawhide machine. See instructions below
  • Hardware virtualization support (e.g. Intel VT or AMD-V). If unavailable, you can still help with testing QEMU support.
  • At least one guest image installed before the test day.
  • Up to 10-20Gb free disk space. Guest images take up a lot of space.
  • See test areas below for area specific requirements

How to test?

Prepare your system

Testing requires the latest virtualization software included in Fedora Rawhide. Update your system to the latest rawhide using one of the following techniques.

  1. Install from a nearby rawhide mirror
  2. Download and install Test Day Live Image
  3. Download and install Fedora 12 Alpha

Testing

Things to test, roughly in dependency order:

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Report your results

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Results

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