[CentOS] Can't find qemu-kvm

Digimer linux at alteeve.com
Mon Jan 2 07:23:20 UTC 2012

On 01/02/2012 01:49 AM, Mark LaPierre wrote:
> I just installed CentOS 6.2 32 bit today.  When I try to start the 
> Virtual Machine Manager I get a error:
> Packages required for KVM usage
> The following packages are not installed:
> qemu-kvm
> These are required to create KVM guests locally.
> Would you like to install them now?
> If I click on the [YES] button I'm told that the packages could not be 
> found in any software source.
> [root at mushroom ~]# yum whatprovides "*qemu-kvm"
> Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, refresh-packagekit, security
> Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile
>   * base: mirror.cogentco.com
>   * extras: centos.mirror.choopa.net
>   * updates: centos.aol.com
> No Matches found
> [root at mushroom ~]#
> Does anyone know where one can find qemu-kvm?

This should do it;

yum install qemu-kvm qemu-kvm-tools

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