Originally Posted by simplemind
Second problem was: ovh uses selfmade kernels without module support. There's no "quick install" because the kernel has to be recompiled for a lot of funktionality apart from module support (which is needed for drbd, nfs and other stuff). Positive: the Webinterface is quite nice, you can even partition your drives via webgui for reinstalls.
Don't they offer distribution images (Debian, Ubuntu, SUSE, etc.) with the distributions' default kernels?