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QEMU

https://www.qemu.org
Generic machine emulator and virtualizer

QEMU is a generic machine emulator and virtualizer.

When used as a machine emulator, QEMU can run OSes and programs made for one machine (e.g. an ARM board) on a different machine (e.g. your own PC). By using dynamic translation, it achieves very good performances. When used as a virtualizer, QEMU achieves near native performances by executing the guest code directly on the host CPU. A kernel driver called KVM is needed in this case. The virtualizer mode requires that both the host and guest machine use the same architecture of x86, PowerPC or S390.

It does not offer 3D acceleration.

Documentation

Qemu User Manual at https://www.qemu.org/documentation. User documentation at https://wiki.qemu.org/Category:User_documentation and developer documentation at https://wiki.qemu.org/Category:Developer_documentation.

"IRC general" IRC general channel
irc://irc.oftc.net/qemu



Download

http://download.qemu-project.org/qemu-2.9.0.tar.xz

version 2.9.0 (stable)
released on 20 April 2017



User level

Intermediate


VCS Checkout

Categories

Related Projects





Licensing

License

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Notes

Verified by

Kelly Hopkins

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20 February 2009

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Kelly Hopkins

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20 February 2009

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Kelly Hopkins

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20 February 2009

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Kelly Hopkins

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20 February 2009




Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Fabrice Bellard Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperDownloadhttp://www.nongnu.org/qemu/download.html
GeneralForumhttp://qemu-forum.ipi.fi/
DeveloperMailing List Subscribehttp://mail.freesoftware.fsf.org/mailman/listinfo/qemu-devel
Debian (Ref) (R)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/qemu
Savannah (Ref) (R)https://savannah.nongnu.org/projects/qemu
Ruby (Ref) (R)https://rubygems.org/gems/qemu


Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 13 April 2018.



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