VIRT-SSH-HELPER(8) Virtualization Support VIRT-SSH-HELPER(8)

virt-ssh-helper - libvirt socket proxy

virt-ssh-helper [OPTION]... URI

virt-ssh-helper is an internal tool used to handle connections coming from remote clients, and it's not intended to be called directly by the user.


Local libvirt URI to connect the remote client to.

-r, --readonly

Make the connection read-only.

-h, --help

Display command line help usage then exit.

-V, --version

Display version information then exit.

The exit status will be zero on success, non-zero on failure.

Daniel P. Berrangé

Please report all bugs you discover. This should be done via either:

the mailing list

the bug tracker

Alternatively, you may report bugs to your software distributor / vendor.

Copyright (C) 2020 Red Hat, Inc.

virt-ssh-helper is distributed under the terms of the GNU LGPL v2+. This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.