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Find qemu in /usr/libexec or via qemu-system-$(arch) #329
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Feb 6, 2019
FWIW, when using this patch in an EL7
EL7 ships an embarassingly old version of
And support for
Me right now:
Relatedly in RHEL7 (at least initially) libguestfs used qemu directly. In RHEL8 it defaults to running via libvirt. I think the reason they did this I suspect is maintaining the qemu abstraction (including which args are available on which architectures) is a nontrivial maintenance task.
The problem with this though is we really don't want a persistent daemon...but if we have to we can suck it up and try switching to libvirt across the board.