2
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0answers
231 views

How to increase CPU core speed of a guest to maximum of Citrix Xenserver Host

There is a Citrix XenServer 5.5 (HP ML370 G5, Xeon 2GHz) on this Server there is a Windows Guest (Windows 2008 R2 x64) under Properties I set 4 CPU Cores with max prio. But if I check with CPU-Z the ...
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2answers
335 views

From VMWare Player to VMWare ESXi with Thin Client

currently I've a PC with a Windows Xp on it, there is the VMWare Player installed. In this VMWare Player there is one VM with a Win2000 on it. The Serial Ports (COM1-COM4) from the Host are integrated ...
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2answers
1k views

To SSD or not to SSD? (Virtualization - Xenserver) [closed]

I have several Xenserver boxes running (very well). Most of ours are setup with a RAID1 with two mechanical 7200rpm enterprise sata drives, or RAID10 with 4 7200 enterprise sata drives. The sata ...
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2answers
631 views

Is it possible to share 4 cores single CPU among 12 virtual machines on Xen?

I have to host about 12 virtual machines on Xen server. all of them are very lightweight Linux machines. Means not resource intensive. I have a xen server with single CPU with 4 cores. so is it ...
0
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1answer
349 views

How can vms be assigned to physical cores or threads in xen

I am having intel EX5620 Cpu which has 4 Cores and 8 threads. cat /proc/cpuinfo is showing 8 cpus. From xen's wiki page they are saying its better to assign each vm to cpu core for better ...
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4answers
914 views

Managing XenServer and its Virtual Machines Remotely

I have a dedicated server in a data center and I want to install XenServer for virtualization. XenServer will be running 2 or 3 virtual servers, all of which will be using Public IP's along with a ...
0
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1answer
178 views

Security risk of XEN Server Free with public ip? [closed]

I am having a dedicated machine,from some hosting company and i have KVM access to it i wish to virtualize it using XEN's bare metal hyperviosr,(XEN server Free). Will it be possible to manage VM's ...
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3answers
2k views

Citrix Xen Center to Manage XEN 4.1 running on ubuntu 12.04

I have been using virt manager to manage XEN and it crashes often so i moved to Citrix Xencenter but i can not make it work. Details: using XEN 4.1 running on ubuntu 12.04 citrix XenCenter Installed ...
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1answer
3k views

Managing XEN through virt-manager on ubuntu 12.04

I have been trying to make xen work on a remote machine with no GUI.Installed XEN hypervisor on the machine and booted in that kernel.Try to create VM using virt-manager. I tried accessing ...
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0answers
301 views

What is causing this EXE to hang (intermittently) on Citrix Desktop sessions?

We have a small executable that does 2 things: Read a value from the Registry Launch a URL in Internet Explorer I don't have access to the source for the exe to see what it is doing exactly. ...
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1answer
214 views

Converting a VMware ESXi 4.0 Thin Provisioned VM to Citrix

I'm needing to convert a Centos 4.4 VM running on ESXi 4.0.0 to Citrix 6, however I'm not sure how to go about it as it's using thin provisioning. Normally, I'd copy the *-flat.vmdk files over to ...
2
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1answer
58 views

Direct Storage with XenCenter

I am looking at this new Lenovo ThinkServer RD240 I got. Since we are using NAS for file storage, and most of our servers are more function/application oriented (not requiring lots of data) I am ...
0
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1answer
609 views

Citrix XenDesktop error 2314: .ica file has duplicate lines in WFClient section

On one laptop, when going to the web interface for launching a XenDesktop session over the intranet, the XenDesktop window opens and then an error message shows up: Error number 2314 The Citrix ...
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3answers
775 views

XenServer on i7 Processors?

Was wondering if anyone is using an i7 XenServer. Didn't see anything in the HCL on the XenServer site. If you are using it how is the performance and should I build one on i7 or a older Xeon ...
0
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1answer
513 views

Citrix XenApp 6, cannot connect to licenceserver

i try to install Citrix XenApp, first install Webinterface und XenApp to one Server and licence-manager to an other server. I can connect to Port 27000 on licenceserver with telnet and can go to ...
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2answers
868 views

XEN Server VM Creation Error

Has anyone seen this before and this recently started occurring when a VM boots. 4/7/2011 11:53:08 AM Error: Starting VM 'Web Server 1' - INVALID_SOURCE - Unable to access a required file in the ...
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1answer
11k views

Convert from VMDK to OVF

Is there a way to convert an VMDK to OVF?
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1answer
341 views

Recover broken VM on Citrix XenServer

I have accidentally upgraded the hard drive on my XenServer machine, and didn't remember to transfer my database VM. All machines has been restored, but this one machine. All I have are 2 virtual ...
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2answers
491 views

demistify virtualization solutions: VDI, client virtualization, server virtualization?

how does VDI, server virtualization, client virtualization; compare - architecture wise? although a lot is written by vendors like Citrix or VMware it is often confusing hidden behind marketing ...
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2answers
1k views

List of virtual machines on XenCenter

We run Citrix XenServer's here, and currently have 3 production servers with approx 10 server running on each. It would be very useful if we could somehow export a list of the virtual servers, even ...
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1answer
950 views

How do I configure a guest VM's static IP address automatically in Citrix XenServer?

To facilitate automation of guest VM provisioning, how do I set (in a script) the IP address on a guest VM's NIC (or NIC's) once a new VM has booted? Is there a way to "inject" netsh commands via the ...
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14answers
3k views

Which Linux-Virtualization to choose for Server?

Hy, I got a brand new Intel i7 Server-System with 12GB Ram and I want to consolidate three other linux-servers onto this machine using virtualization. I want to use the harddisks (via a kind of LVM) ...
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2answers
697 views

Desktop virtualization

Is there currently a proper Type 1 "desktop" hypervisor? Either free or not? This is just for tinkering around at home on some beefy Phenom machines. Basically i want to be able to run say 2 OSs on ...