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Old 7th February 2008, 14:13
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Default Windows as virtual guest on Linux server?

Hi all

Has anyone attempted to install Windows 2003 as a guest OS on an existing Linux server yet? In this case the Linux server runs CentOS 5.1 64bit, and I can increase the RAM & upgrade the CPU if needed.

I'm currently looking at OpenVZ & Xen for virtulisation, so if possible, I'd like to run it on one of the free virtulization platforms.
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Old 8th February 2008, 17:27
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OpenVZ is only for Linux vms; if you want to install Windows in a Xen vm, then your processor must support hardware virtualization (AMD: Pacifica; Intel: VT).
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Default Windows 2003 as a guest OS on an existing Linux

I has installed Windows 2003 as a guest OS on Ubuntu 7.10 server / Vmware server. Speed as a turtle on a new dual Xenon /8 gig ram /serveraid SAS/ IBM server.
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