3.10 Virtualization

The following virtualization features, bug fixes, and enhancements are included in this update:

  • Hosts and guests can use GPU devices simultaneously.  Starting with this update, both hosts and guests can use Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) devices at the same time. Note that this feature requires the vfio_mdev module, which is not available in UEK at the time of this release.

  • KASLR for KVM guests added.  Capability for Kernel address-space layout randomization (KASLR) for KVM guests has been added in this update.

  • libvirt updated to version 3.9.0.  This version of the libvirt utility includes bug fixes and improvements from the previous version.

  • QEMU updated to version 1.5.3-156.  This version of QEMU includes several bug fixes, including important security fixes and a large number of KVM integration improvements.