[CentOS-devel] HyperV Linux Integration Services added to Centos?Plus?

Tue Aug 23 16:17:40 UTC 2011
Peter J. Pouliot <peter at pouliot.net>

On Tue, Aug 23, 2011 at 09:43:06AM -0500, Les Mikesell wrote:
> On 8/23/2011 9:02 AM, Peter J. Pouliot wrote:
> >
> >>
> >>     I am not comfortable with the idea of adding it to the install media
> >>     directly, but I'm not the one who produces that so I'll let others weigh
> >>     in. I could see supplying it as a driver disk image, via the centosplus
> >>     repo, or possibly a separate installer image similar to the server iso we
> >>     used to ship. I'd like to hear some opinions from others on this.
> >
> >
> > I'm open to this idea as well.   If it's a way for centos users to running on hyperv to install enlightened natively, i'm all for it.
> Can hyperv provide a 2nd virtualized device (cd/floppy) pointed at a 
> host/network file during the install for the drivers?

Well it would be unecessary to do this in at the hyperv layer since we can handle this in the installer.

However one could supply a file as a floppy/cd etc if they wanted.


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