12.6. NFS-based Storage Pools
12.6.1. Creating an NFS-based Storage Pool with virt-manager
Open the host physical machine's storage tabOpen the Storage tab in the Host Details window.
- Select a host physical machine from the main
virt-managerwindow. Click Edit menu and select Connection Details.
Figure 12.24. Connection details
- Click on the Storage tab.
Figure 12.25. Storage tab
Create a new pool (part 1)Press the + button (the add pool button). The Add a New Storage Pool wizard appears.
Figure 12.26. Add an NFS name and typeChoose a name for the storage pool and pressto continue.
Create a new pool (part 2)Enter the target path for the device, the host name and the NFS share path. Set the Format option to NFS or auto (to detect the type). The target path must be identical on all host physical machines for migration.Enter the host name or IP address of the NFS server. This example uses
server1.example.com.Enter the NFS path. This example uses
Figure 12.27. Create an NFS storage poolPressto create the new storage pool.