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Trivial management of 64 bit virtual machines with qemu
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# qvm
Trivial management of 64 bit virtual machines with qemu.
6 years ago
# What this script will do
It can handle:
- Virtual hard disk creation, backup and deletion.
- Basic network management: two ports are exposed to the host
machine (but you can add as many as you want). One of these
two ports is SSH (so admin gets simpler).
- Shared directory between host and guest.
- Last, but not least, running the virtual machine with all
these options.
# Setup information
- You need a 64 bit machine.
- Modify `configvmrc` based on your needs.
Variables are self-explanatory and I have kept mine
as an example.
```
# pacman -S qemu
$ . ./configvmrc
$ mkdir -p "$shared_data_path"
```
- On your guest machine add the following in `/etc/fstab`:
```
host_share /home/vm/shared 9p trans=virtio,version=9p2000.L 0 0
```
This will enable the shared directory automatically (no mount commands of any
sort).
# License
CC0.