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Re: [Xen-users] how to use prebuilt images from jailtime.org?

To: "Rudi Ahlers" <Rudi@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] how to use prebuilt images from jailtime.org?
From: "Gordon McLellan" <gordonthree@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 7 Apr 2008 14:00:31 -0400
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I'm running Centos 5.1 x64 as the base server OS (Dom0), with several
centos 5.1 x64 pv-machines and one windows server 2003 32bit fully
virt. machine (DomU's).

My hardware is a single xeon 5405 (quad core) with 8g of ram and a
small sata soft-raid array which I've setup with LVM.   I might as
well add that I love using LVM with XEN, it is ten times better than
VMware Server's loopback filesystem.  It's very easy to create new
space for a vm, and the disk responsiveness seems very much improved
as well.   My only drawback at this time is soft-raid doesn't handle
multi user IO requests very well, the disk array gets swamped pretty
easy when multiple VMs are trying to read/write at the same time.


On Mon, Apr 7, 2008 at 1:40 PM, Rudi Ahlers <Rudi@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>  Gordon
>  As matter of interest, what Server OS are you using, and what VPS OS are
> you using?
>  I'm trying to get 32bit VPS OS's work on CentOS 5.1 x64. This is something
> I can't get working. On a previous server, I have CentOS 5.1 x64 with the
> default Xen3.1 from the CentOS repositories, and the only other OS I could
> get installed was CentOS 5.1 x64 from a local CentOS 5.1 x64 repository.
>  --
>  Kind Regards
>  Rudi Ahlers
>  CEO, SoftDux
>  Web:   http://www.SoftDux.com
>  Check out my technical blog, http://blog.softdux.com for Linux or other
> technical stuff, or visit http://www.WebHostingTalk.co.za for Web Hosting
> stuff

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