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asked 2017-04-13 01:12:01 -0500

ShubhamMeshram gravatar image

I want to find out the type of Hypervisor my set up of OpenStack use? Is it KVM or XEN or something else?

How can i find this out?

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answered 2017-04-14 01:56:37 -0500

Laurent_bcn gravatar image

In Ubuntu the virt_type is located in /etc/nova/nova-compute.conf

valid options are: kvm, lxc, qemu, uml, xen and parallels

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answered 2017-04-13 01:30:15 -0500

Mohit gravatar image

You can check /etc/nova/nova.conf file for section

compute_driver = libvirt.LibvirtDriver
virt_type =
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answered 2017-04-20 21:48:46 -0500

vgadiraj gravatar image

You might also be able to check on the horizon dashboard if you go to your instances and try to view the details. But not totally sure.

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