[Mageia-dev] Official VM images for Mageia 2?

Michael Scherer misc at zarb.org
Thu Jan 26 12:09:42 CET 2012

Le jeudi 26 janvier 2012 à 12:16 +0200, Buchan Milne a écrit :
> On Wednesday, 25 January 2012 17:30:23 Romain d'Alverny wrote:

> > Uses can be: evaluation, development/staging environments, you name it too.
> > 
> > hurdman has some experience and is a first volunteer to work on this;
> > others? (input, recipes, hands).
> I don't know if there is that much value in providing specific VM images, when 
> instead we may want to look at providing good tools for sharing VM configs and 
> tools for easily generating images from those configs.
> Some interesting tools which we don't seem to have yet:
> http://libguestfs.org/
> http://libguestfs.org/virt-v2v/

You can add oz, boxgrinder.

And there is the script based on virt-install that i sent a few months
ago ( still no release of virt-install, so no mageia integration, maybe
I should start to poke maintainer for a release ).

It should be fairly easy to generate vm as well as iso.
Michael Scherer

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