Fedora 16 Update: python-virtinst-0.600.0-4.fc16

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Fedora Update Notification
2011-08-02 20:48:30

Name        : python-virtinst
Product     : Fedora 16
Version     : 0.600.0
Release     : 4.fc16
URL         : http://virt-manager.org
Summary     : Python modules and utilities for installing virtual machines
Description :
virtinst is a module that helps build and install libvirt based virtual
machines. Currently supports KVM, QEmu and Xen virtual machines. Package
includes several command line utilities, including virt-install (build
and install new VMs) and virt-clone (clone an existing virtual machine).

Update Information:

* Regenerate outdated man pages
* Rebased to version 0.600.0
* virt-install: Various improvements to enable LXC/container guests:
* New --filesystem option for <filesystem> devices
* New --init option for container <init> path
* New --container option (similar to --paravirt or --hvm)
* virt-install: Make --location  remotely (with latest libvirt)
* virt-install: New --smartcard option for <smartcard> devices
* (Marc-André Lureau)
* virt-install: New --numatune option for building guest <numatune> XML
* virt-install: option to set --disk error_policy=
* virt-install: option to set --disk serial=

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update python-virtinst' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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