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OLVM 4.4: Choose the Right KVM Stack (Doc ID 2900121.1)

Last updated on JULY 10, 2024

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 8.5 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [5.4.17] and later
Linux x86-64


Oracle Linux Virtualization Manager(OLVM) is based on Oracle Linux 8.
Virtualization packages on Oracle Linux 8 are released as a DNF module: virt, Oracle Linux 8 supports two KVM Stacks, namely Default KVM Stack and Oracle KVM Stack, those packages are in default stream (virt:ol) and application stream (virt:kvm_utils2, in ol8_kvm_appstream YUM repository) respectively. 


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