qvm-start-gui – start GUI for qube(s)


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qvm-start-gui [-h] [–verbose] [–quiet] [–all] [–exclude EXCLUDE] [–watch] [–force-stubdomain] [–pidfile PIDFILE] [–notify-monitory-layout] [VMNAME [VMNAME …]]


--help, -h

show this help message and exit

--verbose, -v

increase verbosity

--quiet, -q

decrease verbosity


perform the action on all qubes


exclude the qube from –all


Keep watching for further domains startups, must be used with –all


Start GUI to stubdomain-emulated VGA, even if gui-agent is running in the VM


Pidfile path to create in –watch mode


Notify running instance in –watch mode about changed monitor layout


Joanna Rutkowska <joanna at invisiblethingslab dot com>
Rafal Wojtczuk <rafal at invisiblethingslab dot com>
Marek Marczykowski <marmarek at invisiblethingslab dot com>
Wojtek Porczyk <woju at invisiblethingslab dot com>