libvirt - Library providing a simple virtualization API

Distribution: openSUSE 42.2
Repository: openSUSE Update Oss all
Package name: libvirt
Package version: 2.0.0
Package release: 11.1
Package architecture: x86_64
Package type: rpm
Installed size: 106 B
Download size: 84.82 KB
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Libvirt is a C toolkit to interact with the virtualization capabilities of Linux. Virtualization of the Linux Operating System means the ability to run multiple instances of Operating Systems concurrently on a single hardware system where the basic resources are driven by a Linux instance. The library aims to provide long term stable C API to interact with Linux virtualization technologies. Authors: -------- Daniel Veillard <> Karel Zak <>



  • libvirt = 2.0.0-11.1
  • libvirt(x86-64) = 2.0.0-11.1


    Install Howto

    Install libvirt rpm package:

    # zypper install libvirt


    • /usr/share/doc/packages/libvirt/libvirt.README


    2017-02-10 - - apparmor: don't fail on non-apparmor <seclabel> apparmor-errormsg-fix.patch, apparmor-alt-seclabel.patch bsc#1023436

    2017-02-10 - - libxl: fix reporting of domain maximum memory c89a6e78-libxl-physinfo-cleanup.patch, d2b77608-libxl-maxmem-fix.patch, 79692c38-libxl-dom0-maxmem.patch bsc#1017762

    2017-02-10 - - libxl: set disk format to raw if not specified and fix disk detach 321a28c6-libxl-default-disk-format.patch, bd116810-libxl-fix-disk-detach.patch bsc#1003379

    2017-01-24 - - libxl: fix timer configurations 6e4759d0-libxl-timer-fix.patch, 87df87e0-libxl-timer-tsc-emulate.patch, b4386fda-xenconfig-timer-fix.patch, d3970925-timer-tests.patch bsc#1019969

    2017-01-13 - - Fix loop on usb entries in libxl driver bsc#1018189 162bb0e7b-libxl-fix-usb-inputs-loop-error.patch Renamed (now upstream): * xen-pvusb-hvm.patch -> f4f285d8-xen-pvusb-hvm.patch

    2017-01-13 - - libxl: always enable pae for x86_64 HVM ecb587e4-libxl-pae.patch bsc#987002

    2017-01-11 - - libxl: implement virDomainGetMaxVcpus a05e2570-libxl-virDomainGetMaxVcpus.patch bsc#1017762

    2016-12-30 - - virsh: migrate: --postcopy is mandatory with - -postcopy-after-precopy 04597a70-postcopy-mig-flag.patch, 01193545-postcopy-mig-fixup.patch bsc#1017086

    2016-12-19 - - Ignore domain-0 in libvirt-guests service. bsc#1016253 cc38d566-exclude-Xen-dom0-from-libvirt-guests.patch

    2016-12-06 - - Avoid libvirtd crash when transient lxc domain fails to start bsc#1013991 5f5a5a42-lxcDomainCreateXMLWithFiles-Avoid-crash.patch - Fix libvirtd crash when destroying lxc domains. bsc#1013991 089d7a55-lxc-monitor-now-holds-a-reference-to-the-domain.patch