Host Machine Setup for Paravirtualization With Xen On CentOS 5.4 (x86_64)

Discussion in 'HOWTO-Related Questions' started by mfiendd, Jan 24, 2010.

  1. mfiendd

    mfiendd New Member

    I would like to install Xen on CentOS 5.4.

    Should I use the following howto "" to prepare my host machine?

    What items should I keep and remove? (Obviously remove ISPConfig).

    My goal for the host machine is to run only what is needed for Xen. I haven't found a great howto on creating a base CentOS host with the prereqs for Xen.

    Any input is greatly appreciated.


  2. falko

    falko Super Moderator ISPConfig Developer

  3. mfiendd

    mfiendd New Member

    Thank you Falko.


  4. deroozano

    deroozano New Member

    Dear Falco,

    I am planning to setup server just for Xen, and I was following your tutorial "The Perfect Server - CentOS 5.4 x86_64 [ISPConfig 2]".

    My question is should I check virtualization or just follow your tutorial above?

  5. falko

    falko Super Moderator ISPConfig Developer

    you mean, during installation of the base system? Well, I don't know what exactly gets installed, so personally, I'd use the tutorial. :)

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