In this section, we cover discussion of Fedora virtualization technologies on the @et-mgmnt-tools-list, @fedora-xen-list, and @libvirt-list and lists.
Contributing Writer: Dale Bewley
Enterprise Management Tools List
This section contains the discussion happening on the et-mgmt-tools list
Fedora Virtualization List
This section contains the discussion happening on the fedora-virt list.
No libguestfs on Fedora 10
Richard "had a go at backporting the changes to
qemu that we ship in
qemu in F-10 is based on
qemu 0.9, and doesn't include the
vmchannel patch." But "ended up with a qemu which compiled, but kept
segfaulting, and it was tricky to diagnose exactly why."
"Is it really a problem to use the
qemu packages from
Fedora 11 builds? You can grab the latest builds out of Koji."
"This worked OK for me, although I have now moved to using Fedora
11-Preview, and have mostly abandoned Fedora 10."
Daniel B and Mark Mc concurred, Fedora 11 is the place to get
Fedora Xen List
This section contains the discussion happening on the fedora-xen list.
Xen 3.4.0 Released
"This release contains a number of important new features and updates including:
- Device passthrough improvements, with particular emphasis on support for client devices (further support is available as part of the XCI project)
- RAS features: cpu and memory offlining
- Power management - improved frequency/voltage controls and deep-sleep support. Scheduler and timers optimised for peak power savings.
- Support for the Viridian (Hyper-V) enlightenment interface
- Many other x86 and ia64 enhancements and fixes
Fedora 11 includes
This section contains the discussion happening on the libvir-list.