Install OpenXenManager in Linux Mint/Ubuntu

To install OpenXenManager in Linux Mint/Ubuntu follows the steps below. The installation might be compatible with other Linux distributions.
Install the requirements.

apt-get install python-gtk2 glade python-gtk-vnc python-glade2 git

Download the source from the repo.

cd /usr/share
git clone

Create the start script.

vim /usr/bin/openxenmanager
# OpenXenManager workaround for binary

test -d /usr/share/openxenmanager || exit 1;
cd /usr/share/openxenmanager;
python openxenmanager

Set the new file as executable.

chmod a+x /usr/bin/openxenmanager

To start openxenmanager run on the console below command as a user (not root)


After you should see the interface of the program.

To create a shortcut on your desktop for starting the program, right click on your desktop and “Create Launcher”. On the command line add “openxenmanager”.

Good luck!

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