Setting up an Ubuntu 16.04 Server for Simulation with libvirt/KVM

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The goal of this post is to get folks up and running in order to simulate with libvirt and KVM on an Ubuntu 16.04 server.


Installation Steps

For up to date installation steps, read this knowledge base article —
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Posted 2 years ago

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This is cool.  Great instructions.
No problems getting it going on my Ubuntu 16.04 box.
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It works great with the reference topology as well:

I did have a case where the oob-mgmt-server provision took quite a while and all the switches booted before getting an IP. Just a restart fixed that.