Bug 433743 - virt-manager option to choose network device model
Summary: virt-manager option to choose network device model
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: virt-manager   
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Daniel Berrange
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Keywords: FutureFeature
Depends On: 431063
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Reported: 2008-02-21 04:48 UTC by Matt Domsch
Modified: 2009-03-04 17:09 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-03-04 17:09:49 UTC
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Description Matt Domsch 2008-02-21 04:48:49 UTC
Description of problem:
Related to https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=431063

qemu-kvm -nic model={virtio,e1000,...} options would be nice to be able to be
passed from virt-manager.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

Comment 1 Michel Alexandre Salim 2008-06-20 05:35:53 UTC
In the meantime, better documentation on how to add them to the .xml domain
config file manually would help. I resorted to downloading the libvirt source
and copying the settings from one of the sexp->xml test cases!

(the virtualization-related spec files ought to include the full download URLs,
by the way, so that spectool -gf can download them easily)

Comment 2 Matt Domsch 2008-07-16 15:42:42 UTC
ping, been open 5 months with no comment...

Comment 3 Mark McLoughlin 2008-07-29 13:50:54 UTC
See also bug #457055

Comment 4 Cole Robinson 2009-01-23 17:12:03 UTC
Sorry for the long delay on this! This is now implemented upstream. When adding a nic to an existing VM via the 'Add Hardware' wizard, there is an option to select a nic model. A new version of virt-manager will be out next week, and eventually make it's way to F10.

Moving to POST.

Comment 5 Cole Robinson 2009-03-04 17:09:49 UTC
Oops, this bug was filed against rawhide, so closing (feature is present in virt-manager 0.6.1)

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