Linux KVM Guides

A Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM) is a full virtualization solution for Linux on x86 hardware containing virtualization extensions of Intel VT or AMD-V cpu. Topic includes installation, configuration, security, and management of KVM based systems in an enterprise environment ( feed ).

Kickstart is a network installation system for RHEL, Fedora and CentOS Linux distributions. Another good option is Cobbler which is a Linux provisioning server that centralizes and simplifies control of services including DHCP, TFTP, and DNS for the purpose of performing network-based operating systems installs. In this tutorial, I’m going to show you how to use kickstart file to install CentOS.


I‘ve setup FreeBSD and OpenBSD under KVM. Everything works great except ftp protocol. I’ve no firewall installed inside FreeBSD and OpenBSD. How do I configure Linux host KVM firewall to allow ftp traffic?