Building QEMU on CentOS 7

Annexe

This originally appeared on the Annexe.

Download dependencies:

yum groupinstall "Development Tools"
yum install zlib-devel
yum install gtk2-devel

Then install from the latest source tarball:

./configure --enable-tools \ 
    --disable-system       \
    --disable-user         \
    --disable-linux-user   \
    --disable-bsd-user 

Author bio and support

Me!

Ruben Schade is a technical writer and IaaS engineer in Sydney, Australia who refers to himself in the third person in bios. Wait, not BIOS… my brain should be EFI by now.

The site is powered by Hugo, FreeBSD, and OpenZFS on OrionVM, everyone’s favourite cloud infrastructure provider.

If you found this post helpful or entertaining, you can shout me a coffee or buy some silly merch. Thanks!