libvirt - Virtualisation toolkit for host operating systems

Property Value
Distribution NetBSD 8.1
Repository NetBSD amd64
Package filename libvirt-1.2.9nb27.tgz
Package name libvirt
Package version 1.2.9nb27
Package release -
Package architecture amd64
Package type tgz
Category sysutils
License gnu-lgpl-v2
Maintainer -
Download size 5.66 MB
Installed size 44.70 MB
libvirt is:
+ A toolkit to interact with the virtualization capabilities of recent
versions of operating systems, see our project goals for details.
+ A long term stable C API
+ A set of bindings for common languages
+ A CIM provider for the DMTF virtualization schema
+ A QMF agent for the AMQP/QPid messaging system
libvirt supports:
+ The KVM/QEMU Linux hypervisor
+ The Xen hypervisor
+ The LXC Linux container system
+ The OpenVZ Linux container system
+ The User Mode Linux paravirtualized kernel
+ The VirtualBox hypervisor
+ The VMware ESX and GSX hypervisors
+ The VMware Workstation and Player hypervisors
+ Virtual networks using bridging, NAT, VEPA and VN-LINK.
+ Storage on IDE/SCSI/USB disks, FibreChannel, LVM, iSCSI, NFS and filesystems
libvirt provides:
+ Remote management using TLS encryption and x509 certificates
+ Remote management authenticating with Kerberos and SASL
+ Local access control using PolicyKit
+ Zero-conf discovery using Avahi multicast-DNS
+ Management of virtual machines, virtual networks and storage
Options: libssh2


Package Version Architecture Repository
libvirt-1.2.9nb27.tgz 1.2.9nb27 i386 NetBSD
libvirt - - -


Name Value
curl >= 7.63.0nb1
cyrus-sasl >= 2.1.26
gnutls >= 3.6.0nb1
libgcrypt >= 1.6.0
libssh2 >= 1.7.0nb1
libxml2 >= 2.8.0nb2
py27-xml >= 0.8.4nb2
python27 >= 2.7.1nb2
yajl >= 1.0.9


Type URL
Binary Package libvirt-1.2.9nb27.tgz
Source Package libvirt

Install Howto

Install libvirt tgz package:

# pkg_add libvirt



See Also

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libvisual0.2-plugins-0.2.0nb21.tgz Plugins for libvisual
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libvorbis-1.3.6nb1.tgz Library for the Ogg Vorbis audio encoding format
libvpx-1.8.0.tgz On2 VP8 library from Google
libwcalc-1.0nb2.tgz Library for Transmission Line Analysis/Synthesis
libwebp-1.0.2.tgz WebP image format library and tools
libwhisker2-2.5nb4.tgz Perl module geared specifically for HTTP testing
libwildmidi-0.4.0.tgz Midi processing library and a midi player using the GUS patch set
libwmf- Library for reading and converting WMF (Windows Meta Files)
libwnck-2.30.6nb25.tgz Library to write pagers and tasklists