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1answer
91 views

Should I use FAT or NTFS when using Windows XP as a KVM guest? [closed]

I am installing 32-bit Windows XP as a KVM guest on CentOS 6. Should I be using FAT or NTFS filesystem and why?
-3
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1answer
165 views

Knowing when a qemu vm shutdown (initiated via telnet using QMP) is finished

When I start a qemu (Windows Server 2003) virtual machine with -qmp tcp:127.0.0.1:4444,server,nowait I can make it shutdown with the following script #!/bin/bash telnet 127.0.0.1 4444 <<JSON ...
2
votes
1answer
371 views

SR-IOV on KVM hosted guest using tagged vlans

I have read a few posts here on NOT using tagged vlans in KVM because of the emulated e1000 drivers, but I have a situation where I need to use tagged vlans. Because of this we used SR-IOV enabled ...
1
vote
1answer
56 views

Is it possible to create an equivalent environment of a KVM guest using QEMU for Windows?

I have a KVM guest in a datacenter that is my production server for a service I am developing. I would like to create an equivalent virtual environment on my Windows machine so I can be sure that ...
0
votes
1answer
201 views

Problems virtualizing SBS2003 server to KVM on Debian

I have a server with sbs2003. I would like to move it to another machine (linux Squeeze Debian), within a KVM virtual machine. I proceeded like this: Installed the disk2vhd.exe application on the ...
0
votes
1answer
483 views

Linux KVM: Troubleshooting dropped packets on a Windows Guest

virsh 0.9.10 Enterprise Linux 6.3 I have a Windows 7 guest running on the KVM host and am frequently seeing 25% loss when pinging other boxes on the same subnet. The first ping request times out, and ...
0
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3answers
282 views

Can Windows read an unpartitioned NTFS volume? (Single large partition)

So, for various reasons, I've ended up with a 45TB Single Linux Logical volume, without a partition table, formatted as NTFS containing 28TB of data (the Filesystem itself is 28TB). The filesystem ...
0
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1answer
50 views

Looking for input on Windows+Mac Clients setup

I'm in the process of building the architecture for a new SMB. Some decisions have already been made, but I'm looking for some input from the community. Basically, the fundamental problem I'm trying ...
0
votes
3answers
712 views

Windows Guest VM no internet on Ubuntu KVM host

I installed Windows 7 as a guest in KVM running on Ubuntu 12. Windows seems to be running fine with the exception that it can't access any external domains or IPs. The guest can ping the host's IP ...
1
vote
1answer
571 views

KVM Windows Guest Vlan Tagging

Right now, I'm trying a new cloud provider which facilitates private networking, this is a feature on which you can run multiple vlan's. Because the platform that we are going to build is a ...
0
votes
1answer
399 views

KVM instance creation fails with 'virtio-net has no peer'

When I create a Windows Server 2008 instance for KVM with this command: kvm -m 2048 -cdrom win2008.iso -drive file=windowserver.img,if=virtio -boot d -drive ...
2
votes
0answers
108 views

Windows 2k3 server as a KVM client

Just wondering if anyone else has had issues installing Windows 2K3 server under KVM. I have tried a few times tonight and keep getting "not a supported platform" when the installation first boots. ...
0
votes
1answer
111 views

How to run KVM on non-X environment with Windows 2008 as a guest

I has a debian wheezy OS. And it's a non-X environment, but we just wanna install a windowns 2008 on it.But we couldn't install a X environment on my debian. Could any one tell me howto? Thanks!
0
votes
1answer
382 views

Can't do XEN pci passthrough of onboard Intel HDA Sound Card (but works in KVM) [closed]

I'm trying to pass an onboard SBx00 Azalia (Itel HDA) through to a XEN windows guest, but it doesn't seem to be working. The device appears in the device manager as High Definition Audio Controller, ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Proxmox, Windows and virtual disk cache modes

I run Proxmox 2.0, and installed Windows 2003 R2 (32-bit) server on it. I've use VIRTIO disk and NIC virtual devices (and installed appropriate drivers into Windows), and everything's fine. Physical ...
1
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1answer
178 views

View Desktop of all currently logged in Users on Windows Server

Were running Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise in a small research project at home. We need multiple users running Software in the background. For Monitoring purposes I'd like to have the ability to ...
15
votes
4answers
18k views

Is there a way to run virt-manager on Windows?

We've been using KVM for almost a year strictly on CentOS 5.x as the KVM host, with Fedora and Ubuntu workstations accessing the KVM host and its guests using virt-manager, virt-viewer, and ssh. Is ...
5
votes
2answers
4k views

VNC on Vista

I'm using UltraVNC on my Vista machine, and it's giving me very poor performance, even over a 300 mbs network. It seems to be doing screen polling. I looked, and it doesn't look like the video hook ...