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Re: [Xen-ia64-devel] Time for hybrid virtualization?

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Subject: Re: [Xen-ia64-devel] Time for hybrid virtualization?
From: Mark Williamson <mark.williamson@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2008 22:23:47 +0000
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> > RHEL5.x will always support a PV dom0 and not require VT processors for
> > Xen.
> Absolutely. And as I mentioned, since RHEL5 supports both PV and HVM
> guests, we're pretty well committed to whatever ships in RHEL6 doing the
> same -- or at least providing an easy upgrade path, so that any and all
> guests created under RHEL5 will continue to be usable under RHEL6.

Presumably there's the option of creating a shim to shoehorn legacy guests 
into an HVM container?  Does IA64 use a hypercall transfer page?


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