In this section, we cover discussion of Fedora virtualization technologies on the @et-mgmnt-tools-list, @fedora-xen-list, @libvirt-list and @ovirt-devel-list lists.
Contributing Writer: Dale Bewley
This section contains the discussion happening on the libvir-list.
Status and Plans for Next Release
Work will continue on
"reviewing and adding OpenNebula/Power drivers and try to get the
netcf and secure migration patches in. It's likely not
everything will make the release cut but we can try !"
"So far we have mostly a lot of bug fixes and VirtualBox driver updates commited since 0.6.3."
Support for Multi-headed Guests
Virtual Box Support Increases
PCI Passthrough Support
Daniel also noted "you need a machine supporting VT-D" (or IOMMU in general) "for this work - the vast majority of hosts with fullvirt support do *not* yet support VT-D passthrough, but perhaps you're lucky ..."
Converting Between Domain XML and Native Configurations
Daniel's changes enable
Xen guest conversion "to/from both XM config format (
/etc/xen files), and the SEXPR format used by XenD".
"For QEMU, it implemnets export of domain XML into the
QEMU argv format" and conversion from QEMU argv into domain XML.
"With this available, it
makes it very easy for people using QEMU to switch over to using