[Users] What agents are needed?

Vinzenz Feenstra vfeenstr at redhat.com
Tue Dec 3 09:52:32 UTC 2013

On 11/30/2013 09:49 PM, Blaster wrote:
> There doesn't seem to be a single "tools" or "agent" install like 
> there is under ESXi, that's required to be installed under ovirt, 
> instead I've seen references to
> 1) virtio drivers
> 2) Spice drivers
> 3) qemu agent
> What's really needed under both Windows and Linux to get guests 
> working properly?
Well it depends on what you consider 'working properly'

Mainly you will need to have the VirtIO drivers, the Spice Drivers and 
the Spice VDAgent
For additional features supported by oVirt you'll also need the 
The qemu agent is currently optional, however will be required together 
with the ovirt-guest-agent at some point to support some additional 

> Are all these agents included in Fedora?
Yes they are.
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