testcloud: For Those Times when OpenStack is WAY too Much

Tim Flink


What is testcloud?

testcloud is:

  • a tool for starting qcow2/raw OS images
  • quick
  • local
  • VERY simple

Have You Ever Wanted To

Create a VM that:

  • Is short-lived?
  • Doesn't require going through an installer?
  • Doesn't require access/connectivity to OpenStack/EC2?

Then testcloud could be what you're looking for!!


Available for Fedora 23+

dnf install testcloud

Upstream GitHub

Pseudo Demo

Pseudo Demo