The new QEMU 5.1.0 release has been announced for general availability with over 2500 commits from 235 authors. It comes with a host of fixes, improvements, removed, and new features.
QEMU, short for Quick EMUlator is a free and open-source emulator and virtualizer that can perform Computer hardware is the physical tangible components that make up a computing system. This make-up includes parts such as the keyboard, mouse, monitor, CPU, RAM, Motherboard, hard drives among others.... More virtualization. It is a hosted virtual machine A computer monitor is a piece of hardware that is used to display information to the computer user. It consists of a display unit in various forms such as the older and obsolete CRT (Cathode Ray Tubes) or more modern Thin Film Transistor (TFT) Liquid Crystal Display (LCD). The monitor is connected to the computer using various types of interface... More that emulates the machine’s processor through dynamic binary translation. It provides a set of different Computer hardware is the physical tangible components that make up a computing system. This make-up includes parts such as the keyboard, mouse, monitor, CPU, RAM, Motherboard, hard drives among others.... More and device models for the machine, enabling it to run a variety of guest operating systems.
Some of the highlights of the new QEMU versions include new architecture support for AVR CPUs, new board support for Arduino Duemilanove, Arduino Mega 2560, Arduino Mega, Arduino UNO, new board support for HiFive1 revB and OpenTitan, new board support for sonorapass-bmc, and lots more.
To get the full scope of the new features, improvements, fixes, and more please visit the official QEMU 5.1 release changelog page located here. If you do not fancy reading the details surrounding this release you can head over to the official QEMU download page here.