[CentOS-virt] Recommendations, please

Alain Péan

alain.pean at lpp.polytechnique.fr
Thu Jun 23 07:10:18 UTC 2011

Le 22/06/2011 23:12, R P Herrold a écrit :
> On Thu, 23 Jun 2011, Pasi Kärkkäinen wrote:
>> The problem with RHEL6/CentOS6 is that Redhat bought
>> Qumranet (the KVM company) and decided to only ship
>> KVM host support in RHEL6.
>> RHEL6/CentOS6 runs as Xen VM though, so you can use
>> RHEL5/CentOS5 Xen host (dom0) and run EL6 VMs on it.
> The sources that will become CentOS 6 will run xen.org
> virtualization as a dom0, and KVM may be excluded

I am very surprised ot that affirmation. What of the binary 
compatibility of CentOS with RHEL ? It would be going in the opposite 
direction off Red Hat.


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