vege - Fotolia

Evaluate Weigh the pros and cons of technologies, products and projects you are considering.

Test your knowledge of the virsh command-line interface tool

It's important to have a working knowledge of the virsh command-line interface tool to effectively manage your hypervisor and VMs. See if you need to brush up on your skills.

The virsh command-line interface tool, built on the open source libvirt management API, is used to manage the hypervisor and VMs. It's made up of several command categories and different specifications that allow you to manipulate network filters, storage pools and snapshots, among other things. When it comes to the command-line tool, are you an expert? Take this quiz to find out.

Next Steps

Manage VMs with these virsh commands

Add a second software bridge to your KVM environment

Provision VMs with KVM cloud

This was last published in November 2016

Dig Deeper on Open source virtualization

Join the conversation

1 comment

Send me notifications when other members comment.

By submitting you agree to receive email from TechTarget and its partners. If you reside outside of the United States, you consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States. Privacy

Please create a username to comment.

What are your best practices for using the virsh command-line interface tool?