In Multipass, platform refers to the host computer’s operating system. This can be Windows, macOS, or Linux.
While we strive to offer a uniform interface across the board, not all features are available on all platforms and there are some behavior differences:
Windows terminal integration is offered only on Windows. This affects the setting
File and URL launches are only possible on Linux. This affects the
Mounts are disabled on Windows by default, though they can be enabled with the setting
local.privileged-mounts. They are enabled by default on macOS and Linux. This affects the
- When using the QEMU driver, extra networks are supported only on macOS. This affects the
networkscommand, as well as
- Different drivers are available on different platforms. This affects the
local.driversetting. See driver for further behavior differences depending on what driver is selected.
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