[SOLVED] Looking glass and Proxmox - how to configure


Active Member
Jan 22, 2019
I am currently trying to use looking glass with my proxmox 5.3 installation, but I don't know how I should put the configuration (see) below. I would like to add that to the qemu-server/<id>.conf file but I don't know how. Could you give me a hint?

-device ivshmem-plain,memdev=ivshmem,bus=pcie.0 \
-object memory-backend-file,id=ivshmem,share=on,mem-path=/dev/shm/looking-glass,size=32M

EDIT: Links removed, because not allowed :(
You can set the 'args' configuration property of a VM, this gets directly passed through to the QEMU/KVM command line.

qm set VMID --args '-device ivshmem-plain,memdev=ivshmem,bus=pcie.0 -object memory-backend-file,id=ivshmem,share=on,mem-path=/dev/shm/looking-glass,size=32M'


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