[CentOS-virt] Running i386 guests under CentOS7 amd64 kvm host

Wed Nov 30 14:56:53 UTC 2016
Robert Nichols <rnicholsNOSPAM at comcast.net>

On 11/30/2016 02:21 AM, C. L. Martinez wrote:
> On Tue 29.Nov'16 at 11:54:10 -0600, Robert Nichols wrote:
>> On 11/29/2016 08:46 AM, C. L. Martinez wrote:
>>> On Tue 29.Nov'16 at 22:34:59 +0800, -=X.L.O.R.D=- wrote:
>>>> Dear Martinez,
>>>> You should be able to search the ubuntu  guest under virtManager from CentOS
>>>> desktop environment (Gnome for example).
>>>> For New VM machine creation with Ubuntu guest, you just select OS type
>>>> "Linux", Version " ubuntu12 " subject to available. Hope that helps!
>>>> Source:
>>>> http://www.itzgeek.com/how-tos/linux/centos-how-tos/install-kvm-qemu-on-cent
>>>> os-7-rhel-7.html
>>>> Source:
>>>> https://raymii.org/s/articles/virt-install_introduction_and_copy_paste_distr
>>>> o_install_commands.html
>>>> Xlord
>>> Thanks XLord, but using virtual manager, there is not an option to select "i386" or "amd64" guest ...
>> In Step 5 of Create a New Virtual Machine, click on "Advanced options" and you will find the architecture selection options "x86_64" and "i686".
> Thanks Bob, but there is not "Advanced options". I can use "Customize configuration before install", but if I use this option, architecture is fixed and it can not be changed ...
> I am using virt-manager 1.2.1-8.el7.

Looks like it's absent in that version. It's there in virt-manager-0.9.0-31.el6.x86_64.

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