“GNOME developers are working on a new integration for the
desktop environment under the name Boxes. The Boxes design offers a
single environment to create boxes which can be local or remote
virtual machines or remote SPICE protocol sessions on other
The developers have been working on a Vala-based implementation
of Boxes and improving the libvirt and spice-gtk foundation. They
have now announced their first release of the early code and have a
screencast demonstrating the application’s capabilities.