qemu-kvm - QEMU metapackage for KVM support

Property Value
Distribution ALT Linux Sisyphus
Repository Classic i586
Package filename qemu-kvm-3.1.0-alt2.i586.rpm
Package name qemu-kvm
Package version 3.1.0
Package release alt2
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Category Emulators
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer -
Download size unknown
Installed size unknown
This is a meta-package that provides a qemu-system-<arch> package for native
architectures where kvm can be enabled. For example, in an x86 system, this
will install qemu-system-x86


Package Version Architecture Repository
qemu-kvm-3.1.0-alt2.x86_64.rpm 3.1.0 x86_64 Classic
qemu-kvm - - -


Name Value
qemu-system-x86 = 3.1.0-alt2:sisyphus+222121.700.7.1
rpmlib(PayloadIsLzma) -


Name Value
qemu-kvm = 3.1.0-alt2:sisyphus+222121.700.7.1


Type URL
Mirror ftp.altlinux.org
Binary Package qemu-kvm-3.1.0-alt2.i586.rpm
Source Package qemu-3.1.0-alt2.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
    rpm [Sisyphus] http://ftp.altlinux.org/pub/distributions/ALTLinux/Sisyphus i586 classic
    rpm [Sisyphus] http://ftp.altlinux.org/pub/distributions/ALTLinux/Sisyphus noarch classic
  2. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  3. Install qemu-kvm rpm package:
    # sudo apt-get install qemu-kvm


2019-02-22 - Alexey Shabalin <shaba@altlinux.org> 3.1.0-alt2
- disable support ceph on 32-bit arch
2018-12-13 - Alexey Shabalin <shaba@altlinux.org> 3.1.0-alt1
- 3.1.0
2018-12-11 - Ilfat Aminov <aminov@altlinux.org> 3.0.0-alt4
- Enable OpenGL support
2018-11-20 - Lenar Shakirov <snejok@altlinux.ru> 3.0.0-alt3
- qemu-kvm.sh fixed on i?86 systems
2018-09-13 - Alexey Shabalin <shaba@altlinux.org> 3.0.0-alt2
- disable vde support
2018-08-15 - Alexey Shabalin <shaba@altlinux.org> 3.0.0-alt1
- 3.0.0
2018-07-11 - Alexey Shabalin <shaba@altlinux.ru> 2.12.0-alt2
- rebuilt against libnfs.so.12
- set arch for qemu-kvm,qemu-user-binfmt,qemu-user-static-binfmt packages
2018-04-27 - Alexey Shabalin <shaba@altlinux.ru> 2.12.0-alt1
- 2.12.0
- use python3 for build
- generate binfmt configs with qemu-binfmt-conf.sh
- build all supported arch targets (riscv too)
- new packages:
+ qemu-audio-alsa
+ qemu-audio-oss
+ qemu-audio-pa
+ qemu-audio-sdl
+ qemu-ui-curses
+ qemu-ui-gtk
+ qemu-ui-sdl
2018-02-16 - Alexey Shabalin <shaba@altlinux.ru> 2.11.1-alt1
- 2.11.1
- This update contains new functionality needed to enable mitigations
for Spectre/Meltdown (CVE-2017-5715)
- fixes for potential host DoS attacks via VGA devices (CVE-2018-5683)
and VNC clients (CVE-2017-15124)
- revert define MAX_RESERVED_VA for arm
2018-01-31 - Alexey Shabalin <shaba@altlinux.ru> 2.11.0-alt2
- backport patch for fix configure test memfd
- add support fsfreeze-hook for qemu guest agent
- move helpers from system to tools package

See Also

Package Description
qemu-kvm-core-3.1.0-alt2.i586.rpm QEMU metapackage for KVM support
qemu-system-aarch64-3.1.0-alt2.i586.rpm QEMU system emulator for AArch64
qemu-system-aarch64-core-3.1.0-alt2.i586.rpm QEMU system emulator for AArch64
qemu-system-alpha-3.1.0-alt2.i586.rpm QEMU system emulator for Alpha
qemu-system-alpha-core-3.1.0-alt2.i586.rpm QEMU system emulator for Alpha
qemu-system-arm-3.1.0-alt2.i586.rpm QEMU system emulator for ARM
qemu-system-arm-core-3.1.0-alt2.i586.rpm QEMU system emulator for ARM
qemu-system-cris-3.1.0-alt2.i586.rpm QEMU system emulator for CRIS
qemu-system-cris-core-3.1.0-alt2.i586.rpm QEMU system emulator for CRIS
qemu-system-hppa-3.1.0-alt2.i586.rpm QEMU system emulator for HPPA
qemu-system-hppa-core-3.1.0-alt2.i586.rpm QEMU system emulator for hppa
qemu-system-lm32-3.1.0-alt2.i586.rpm QEMU system emulator for LatticeMico32
qemu-system-lm32-core-3.1.0-alt2.i586.rpm QEMU system emulator for LatticeMico32
qemu-system-m68k-3.1.0-alt2.i586.rpm QEMU system emulator for ColdFire (m68k)
qemu-system-m68k-core-3.1.0-alt2.i586.rpm QEMU system emulator for ColdFire (m68k)