Copy n Paste in (KVM) Kernel-based Virtual Machine

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Requirements 

  • KVM Installed
  • Spice-vdagent - Spice agent for Linux

Explanation 

Why would you copy and paste? 

Answer: It makes life easier and otherwise a copy from the host to virtual wouldn't be possible without these instructions.  

With these instructions you are able to copy text and paste in the virtual machine.


Installation 

Installation of the vdagent 


KVM Configuration 

You must have the configuration setup like below example.

After you've complete the above installation you can now copy and paste from the host to the virtual machines. 

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