[CentOS] virsh migrate

Fri Apr 19 16:13:26 UTC 2013
Paul Heinlein <heinlein at madboa.com>

On Fri, 19 Apr 2013, Bazy wrote:

> Hello,
> Short question about KVM migration.
> For doing on hytest1.test.lab: virsh migrate --live
> |/CentOStestbox1/|/|qemu+ssh://hytest2.test.lab/system do I need shared
> storage or will it copy the machine over via ssh?
> Unfortunately I don't have the hardware to test this on at the moment :(

I suggest you look at the discussion of the "migrate" subcommand in 
the virsh(1) man page. It's certainly possible, but it depends on the 
details of your setup, especially hypervisor, filesystem setup and 

In other words, a general answer is unlikely to be forthcoming.

Paul Heinlein
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