This layer provides support for building Xen, KVM, Libvirt, and associated packages necessary for constructing OE-based virtualized solutions.

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The meta-virtualization layer depends upon:

Recipe name Version Description
cgroup-lite 1.1 Light-weight package to set up cgroups at system boot.
cloud-image-compute 1.0
cloud-image-controller 1.0
cloud-image-guest 1.0
criu 1.4+gitX CRIU
dev86 0.16.19 This is a cross development C compiler, assembler and linker environment for the production of 8086 executables (Optionally MSDOS COM)
docker 1.5.0+git2243e32cbbf1c9809c262a7376d34ca43a7a36dc Linux container runtime
docker-registry 0.9.1+gitfd8c0c114985547b69088e0f1526e58bfe2ff914 Registry server for Docker
go-capability git Utilities for manipulating POSIX capabilities in Go.
go-cli 1.1.0+git27ecc97192df1bf053a22b04463f2b51b8b8373e A small package for building command line apps in Go
go-context git A golang registry for global request variables.
go-dbus 1+gitcb98efbb933d8389ab549a060e880ea3c375d213 Native Go bindings for D-Bus
go-fsnotify 1.0.4+gitca50e738d35a862c379baf8fffbc3bfd080b3cff A golang registry for global request variables.
go-libtrust git Primitives for identity and authorization
go-logrus 0.6.0+git6ebb4e7b3c24b9fef150d7693e728cb1ebadf1f5 A golang registry for global request variables.
go-mux git A powerful URL router and dispatcher for golang.
go-net hg A golang registry for global request variables.
go-patricia 1.0.1+gitX A generic patricia trie (also called radix tree) implemented in Go (Golang)
go-pty git PTY interface for Go
go-sqlite hg Trivial sqlite3 binding for Go
go-systemd 2+gitf743bc15d6bddd23662280b4ad20f7c874cdd5ad Go bindings to systemd socket activation, journal, D-Bus, and unit files
golang-cross 1.3 Go Programming Language Cross Compiler.
gunicorn 19.1.1 WSGI HTTP Server for UNIX
iasl 20120215 This is a cross development C compiler, assembler and linker environment for the production of 8086 executables (Optionally MSDOS COM)
ipxe gitrX Open source network boot firmware
irqbalance 1.0.6 IRQ allocation daemon
kvm-image-minimal 1.0 A minimal kvm image
libvirt 1.2.12 A toolkit to interact with the virtualization capabilities of recent versions of Linux.
lxc 1.0.7 lxc aims to use these new functionnalities to provide an userspace container object
multipath-tools 0.4.9+gitrX Tools to Manage Multipathed Devices with the device-mapper
openvswitch 2.3.90+1667bb34988358aaf1c92d0d21fad4b1c8698780 OpenvSwitch
openvswitch 2.1.3 OpenvSwitch
openvswitch 1.10.0 OpenvSwitch
protobuf 2.5.0 protobuf
protobuf-c 0.15 protobuf-c
protobuf-native 2.5.0 protobuf
python-backports-lzma 0.0.3 Backport of Python 3.3's 'lzma' module for XZ/LZMA compressed files.
python-blinker 1.3 Fast, simple object-to-object and broadcast signaling
python-boto 2.34.0 Amazon Web Services API
python-bugsnag 2.0.2 Automatic error monitoring for django, flask, etc.
python-docker-registry-core 2.0.3 Docker registry core package
python-flask 0.10.1 A microframework based on Werkzeug, Jinja2 and good intentions
python-flask-cors 1.10.3 A Flask extension adding a decorator for CORS support
python-gevent 1.0.1 A coroutine-based Python networking library
python-itsdangerous 0.24 Various helpers to pass trusted data to untrusted environments and back
python-m2crypto 0.22.3 A Python crypto and SSL toolkit
python-newrelic New Relic Python Agent
python-pyyaml 3.11 Python support for YAML
python-redis 2.10.3 Python client for Redis key-value store
python-requests 2.3.0 Python HTTP for Humans.
python-simplejson 3.6.2 Simple, fast, extensible JSON encoder/decoder for Python
python-six 1.7.3 Python 2 and 3 compatibility utilities
python-sphinx 1.2b1 Python documentation generator
python-sqlalchemy 0.9.7 Python SQL toolkit and Object Relational Mapper that gives application developers the full power and flexibility of SQL
python-webob 1.2.3 WSGI request and response object
python-werkzeug 0.9.4 The Swiss Army knife of Python web development
seabios 1.7.5 SeaBIOS
vgabios 0.7a Plex86/Bochs LGPL VGABios
xen 4.5.0 Xen hypervisor
xen 4.4.0+gitX Xen hypervisor
xen-guest-image-minimal 1.0 A Xen guest image.
xen-image-minimal 1.0 A minimal xen image