[ovs-dev] [PATCH 1/2] dpdk docs: Drop qemu-kvm for qemu-system-x86_64.

Tiago Lam tiago.lam at intel.com
Wed Apr 11 10:25:51 UTC 2018


When explaining on how to add vhost-user ports to a guest, using
libvirt, point to the qemu-system-x86_64 binary by default, instead of
using qemu-kvm. The latter has been made obsolete and dropped from a
number of distributions (although it is still available on Fedora).

This has been verified on both a Fedora 27 image and a Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
image.

Signed-off-by: Tiago Lam <tiago.lam at intel.com>
---
 Documentation/topics/dpdk/vhost-user.rst | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/Documentation/topics/dpdk/vhost-user.rst b/Documentation/topics/dpdk/vhost-user.rst
index ca8a328..74bab78 100644
--- a/Documentation/topics/dpdk/vhost-user.rst
+++ b/Documentation/topics/dpdk/vhost-user.rst
@@ -401,7 +401,7 @@ Sample XML
       <on_reboot>restart</on_reboot>
       <on_crash>destroy</on_crash>
       <devices>
-        <emulator>/usr/bin/qemu-kvm</emulator>
+        <emulator>/usr/bin/qemu-system-x86_64</emulator>
         <disk type='file' device='disk'>
           <driver name='qemu' type='qcow2' cache='none'/>
           <source file='/root/CentOS7_x86_64.qcow2'/>
-- 
2.7.4



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