Creating Debian VMs [was: Bits from the autopkgtest maintainer]
mpitt at debian.org
Wed Mar 19 12:08:10 UTC 2014
Martin Pitt [2014-02-27 17:38 +0100]:
> * adt-virt-qemu: Run tests in QEMU/KVM. This comes with a script
> adt-buildvm-ubuntu-cloud(1) which conveniently builds an appropriate VM
> image for an Ubuntu release. See the manpages for details, and
> README.running-tests.gz for an overview of this server.
> I'd really like to have a script to build a VM image for current
> Debian sid. As Debian doesn't have daily VM images to base this on, I
> appreciate ideas how to approach this.
This problem is now solved. With https://bugs.debian.org/740310 fixed,
vmdebootstrap is a good enough solution for this (it still requires
root privileges, though).
I now added a setup script and instructions to autopkgtest how to use
it with adt-virt-qemu:
Martin Pitt | http://www.piware.de
Ubuntu Developer (www.ubuntu.com) | Debian Developer (www.debian.org)
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