[CentOS-virt] XEN and RH 6

carlopmart carlopmart at gmail.com
Tue Nov 10 09:39:35 UTC 2009

Pasi Kärkkäinen wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 10:11:24AM +0100, carlopmart wrote:
>> Frederic SOULIER wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> Do you really think that RHEL6 will not include dom0 version ?
>> Yes, Xen Dom0 will be never supported from RHEL6, onlu domU ...
>>> It seems that KVM will be the favorite for redhat virtualisation but i 
>>> think Xen is actually largely deployed.
>>> We have here a "cluster" of ten Xen centos 5.4 dom0 and i'm asking what 
>>> it will become with RHEL6 if there is no more dom0 version.
>> Well, you have several options:
>>   - Migrate to KVM
>>   - Migrate to Oracle VM
>>   - Migrate to Windows Hyper-V
>>   - Migrate to VMware
> Or to Citrix XenServer.
> Or run your own dom0 setup.. if self-support is an option :)
> Or keep running RHEL5.x on dom0, that'll be supported for a long time
> still.
Still it isn't official, but Citrix XenServer will disappears soon ... It will be 
integrated under Microsoft Hyper-V ....

IMHO, it isn't a good option to maintain domO virt servers based on CentOS or RHEL 
now ... It is the time to migrate to another solutions ...

CL Martinez
carlopmart {at} gmail {d0t} com

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