dnf group install -y --with-optional virtualization systemctl start libvirtd systemctl enable libvirtd
Verify that the kvm kernel modules were properly loaded:
# lsmod | grep kvm kvm_amd 55563 0 kvm 419458 1 kvm_amd
Configure "Bridged" Networking so VM's have access to LAN:
chkconfig NetworkManager off chkconfig network on service NetworkManager stop service network start
sudo sh -c 'echo "BRIDGE=br0" >> /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0' cat > ifcfg-br0 <<EOF DEVICE=br0 TYPE=Bridge BOOTPROTO=dhcp ONBOOT=yes DELAY=0 NM_CONTROLLED=no EOF service network restart cat >> /etc/sysctl.conf <<EOF net.bridge.bridge-nf-call-ip6tables = 0 net.bridge.bridge-nf-call-iptables = 0 net.bridge.bridge-nf-call-arptables = 0 EOF sysctl -p /etc/sysctl.conf brctl show
virsh is a command line interface that can be used to create, destroy, stop start and edit virtual machines and configure the virtual environment (such as virtual networks etc)
virt-install is a command line tool that simplifies the process of creating a virtual machine.
virt-manager is a GUI that can be used to create, destroy, stop, start and edit virtual machines and configure the virtual environment (such as virtual networks etc).