[CentOS-virt] p2v conversion questions

Mon May 5 06:30:36 UTC 2014
Sven Kieske <S.Kieske at mittwald.de>


Am 03.05.2014 22:32, schrieb SilverTip257:
> Per the RH docs, a RHN subscription is necessary for the virtio-win package.

well the ovirt-project[1]
will provide this package "soon" (tm).

meanwhile you could try the following:
(this is a quote from the ovirt-users ML)

> download the src rpm from
> http://ftp.redhat.com/redhat/linux/enterprise/6Server/en/RHOS/SRPMS/
> build the rpm
> rpmbuild --rebuild virtio-win-1.6.8-4.el6.src.rpm
> install the rpm
> rpm -Uhv  ~/rpmbuild/RPMS/noarch/virtio-win-1.6.8-4.el6.noarch.rpm

I didn't test it myself, so I don't know if it really works, but
"it should" (ymmv).


[1] http://www.ovirt.org

PS: ovirt is the upstream project of red hat enterprise virtualization
it would be cool to see some integration work with the centos virt sig!

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Sven Kieske

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