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4.2. Installing KVM packages on an existing Fedora system

The section describes the steps for installing the KVM hypervisor on a working Fedora or newer system.
Installing the KVM hypervisor with yum
To use virtualization on Fedora you require the kvm package. The kvm package contains the KVM kernel module providing the KVM hypervisor on the default Fedora kernel.
To install the kvm package, run:
# yum install kvm

Now, install additional virtualization management packages.
Install the other recommended virtualization packages:
# yum install virt-manager libvirt libvirt-python python-virtinst