In this recipe we are going to collect instance information, using methods from the
For more information on the libvirt Python API, please refer to the official documentation at: http://libvirt.org/docs/libvirt-appdev-guide-python/en-US/html/index.html.
For this recipe we are going to need the following:
- An Ubuntu host, with libvirt and QEMU installed and configured
debian.imgraw image file we built in the Installing custom OS on the image with debootstrap recipe from Chapter 1, Getting Started with QEMU and KVM
- Python 2.7, the
iPythontool, and the virtual environment we created in the Installing and using the Python libvirt library recipe in this chapter
instanceobject we created in the Defining KVM instances with Python recipe in this chapter, representing the KVM guest