./sysutils/libvirt, Virtualisation toolkit for host operating systems

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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 1.2.9nb11, Package name: libvirt-1.2.9nb11, Maintainer: pkgsrc-users

libvirt is:
+ A toolkit to interact with the virtualization capabilities of recent
versions of operating systems, see our project goals for details.
+ A long term stable C API
+ A set of bindings for common languages
+ A CIM provider for the DMTF virtualization schema
+ A QMF agent for the AMQP/QPid messaging system
libvirt supports:
+ The KVM/QEMU Linux hypervisor
+ The Xen hypervisor
+ The LXC Linux container system
+ The OpenVZ Linux container system
+ The User Mode Linux paravirtualized kernel
+ The VirtualBox hypervisor
+ The VMware ESX and GSX hypervisors
+ The VMware Workstation and Player hypervisors
+ Virtual networks using bridging, NAT, VEPA and VN-LINK.
+ Storage on IDE/SCSI/USB disks, FibreChannel, LVM, iSCSI, NFS and filesystems
libvirt provides:
+ Remote management using TLS encryption and x509 certificates
+ Remote management authenticating with Kerberos and SASL
+ Local access control using PolicyKit
+ Zero-conf discovery using Avahi multicast-DNS
+ Management of virtual machines, virtual networks and storage


Required to run:
[textproc/libxml2] [textproc/py-xml] [www/curl] [security/cyrus-sasl] [security/gnutls] [security/libgcrypt] [security/libssh2] [lang/python27] [devel/yajl]


Package options: libssh2

Master sites:

SHA1: f2de4cda8640b3abb13e6b30dd4882cc7e7b39e3
RMD160: 1efcbb4ad03dd9eb5b4aa18dba268728ae30b644
Filesize: 29447.686 KB

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   2016-09-19 15:04:29 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (147)
Log message:
Recursive PKGREVISION bump for gnutls shlib major bump.
   2016-08-03 12:23:40 by Adam Ciarcinski | Files touched by this commit (1248) | Package updated
Log message:
Revbump after graphics/gd update
   2016-07-24 22:56:05 by Alistair G. Crooks | Files touched by this commit (1)
Log message:
Give up maintaining libvirt - I haven't had any VMs which could take
advantage of this for a long time, and I don't want anyone to think
I'm looking after this.
   2016-07-09 15:04:18 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (599)
Log message:
Remove python33: adapt all packages that refer to it.
   2016-07-09 14:47:05 by Roland Illig | Files touched by this commit (3)
Log message:
Fixed some pkglint warnings.
   2016-07-09 08:39:18 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (1068) | Package updated
Log message:
Bump PKGREVISION for perl-5.24.0 for everything mentioning perl.
   2016-03-05 12:29:49 by Jonathan Perkin | Files touched by this commit (1813) | Package updated
Log message:
Bump PKGREVISION for security/openssl ABI bump.
   2015-12-05 22:26:09 by Adam Ciarcinski | Files touched by this commit (578)
Log message:
Extend PYTHON_VERSIONS_INCOMPATIBLE to 35