12.2. Assigning a PCI Device with virt-manager
virt-managertool. The following procedure adds a Gigabit Ethernet controller to a guest virtual machine.
Procedure 12.4. Assigning a PCI device to a guest virtual machine using virt-manager
Open the hardware settingsOpen the guest virtual machine and click thebutton to add a new device to the virtual machine.
Figure 12.1. The virtual machine hardware information window
Select a PCI deviceSelect PCI Host Device from the Hardware list on the left.Select an unused PCI device. Note that selecting PCI devices presently in use on the host causes errors. In this example, a spare 82576 network device is used. Click Finish to complete setup.
Figure 12.2. The Add new virtual hardware wizard
Add the new deviceThe setup is complete and the guest virtual machine now has direct access to the PCI device.
Figure 12.3. The virtual machine hardware information window