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5.2. virt-manager

virt-manager is a lightweight graphical tool for managing virtual machines, more user-friendly and less powerful than virsh. It provides the ability to control the life cycle of existing machines, provision new machines, manage virtual networks, access the graphical console of virtual machines, and view performance statistics. For a demonstration of using virt-manager, see Section 4.3, “Creating a Virtual Machine with Virtual Machine Manager”. This tool is provided by the virt-manager package.


Refer to the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Virtualization Administration Guide for more information about managing virtual machines with virt-manager.