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KVM installation template

kvm Install template virt

The following template can be used to install an Ubuntu 16.04 server with 4GB RAM, 2 virtual CPUs, 60GB hard drive, and bridged network interface. sudo virt-install \ --name YOUR-VM-NAME \ --ram 4096 \ --disk path=~/kvm/images/YOUR-VM-NAME.qcow2,size=60 \ --vcpus 2 \ --os-type linux

Setup bridged networking KVM

kvm bridged networking

Bridged networking is very handy in virtual environments as it allows guests to receive IPs in the same address range as the host. I.e if the host as an IP then the guest will receive an IP of 192.