[CentOS-virt] Virtual Machine

Thomas Smith

theitsmith at gmail.com
Wed Mar 9 20:38:07 UTC 2011

On Wed, Mar 9, 2011 at 12:15 PM, Mark Smith <m.smith2k at gmail.com> wrote:
> Ok i am trying the route of what Thomas suggested and i just got this error
> host does not support virtualization type 'hvm'

Your CPU may not support the required virtualization extensions for
running Windows in Xen.

This command

    egrep "(vmx|svm)" /proc/cpuinfo

should provide some output. If it does not, you will not be able to
run Windows on this particular computer.

~ Tom

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