The most current version of vmm is 0.7.0, released on 07 November 2021. Older releases are listed in the Release history of vmm.
Download a gzip compressed archive¶
vmm could be downloaded from the download page at SourceForge. To
extract the downloaded archive use
tar xzf vmm-0.7.0.tar.gz. This will
create the new directory
vmm-0.7.0 in the current working directory.
Verify the downloaded archive¶
If you have downloaded the archive from the download site you can
optionally verify the integrity of this archive.
In order to verify the integrity of the archive you have to download the
corresponding signature file (
The signature can be verified using GPG or PGP.
For example to check the signature of the archive
you can execute this command
gpg --verify vmm-0.7.0.tar.gz.sig.
The tarball was signed by Pascal Volk
(Key fingerprint = 4E56 901B 155B 2B3A 8BF7 9248 880B 094E C511 39FE).
You can fetch the public key from a key server using the command
gpg --recv-keys 0x880B094EC51139FE
Get vmm from the Git repository¶
You can clone the vmm repository
The Debian project also hosts a Git repository of vmm.
The upstream branch is a mirror of the Git master branch.
The master branch is for Debian packaging.
In order to clone the upstream branch use:
git clone --branch upstream git://anonscm.debian.org/collab-maint/vmm.git
Since Debian Wheezy vmm is also available
in the Debian package repository.
The vmm package is maintained
by Martin F. Krafft.
Take a look at the file
/usr/share/doc/vmm/README.Debian for Debian