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Virtual Allocation Unreasonably High

Just upgraded our pool to Xenserver 6.2 and installed a brand new host, also with Xenserver 6.2. Was excited about the new features since Xenserver was fully open-sources (over-allocate ram, ha live ...
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Xen: what are domU kernel config requirements for live migration?

We recently added iSCSI storage to two Xen servers running a mix of Gentoo and Ubuntu 10.04 and 12.04 domUs. When trying out live migration of domU I found that I can migrate just fine the Ubuntu ones ...
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Xen to KVM windows guest migration

I'm trying to work out how to migrate a Xen based windows server guest to a KVM host. I've grabbed a copy of the Xen image and run an image conversion on it. kvm-img convert -O raw ...
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xen to kvm migration

i've just migrated some xen vms to kvm. so far everything is working fine. except for one little thing: when i start virtual-manager and looking at the vm's display, there is no login: prompt. i ...
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Other than KVM, does any hypervisor support live migration between AMD and Intel servers?

I've always thought that live migration between AMD and Intel servers is not supported in any of the major hypervisors. However, today I come across the KVM FAQ which says that KVM supports that. In ...
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Migration of Xen domains using libvirt API and perl failing

I am trying to get work offline migration using libvirt API in perl. I have 2 servers (on both is): - debian squeeze - xen-hypervisor-4.0-i386 - libvirt (1st server - 0.8.7 and 2nd server - 0.8.3) In ...
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Copied XEN vm to new host - boots up asking to fix the HD (win2003 guest)

I have an old box running CentOS 5.4, and XEN. It has a 2003 Guest that I wish to move over to another CentOS box running XEN. I stopped the machine, and have SCP'd the HD image files of the guest to ...
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Migration from Xen to KVM

I have Xen domU virtual machines running Windows. Each of them are installed in their own LVM logical volumes. I want to migrate them to another server with KVM on lvm to. How can I do this faster ...
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Xen Live Migration Across Network Storage

If you have two network storage boxes (iSCSI specifically) can you livemigrate (either with Xen or XenServer) across the storage units or does it just have to be done when the VM's are paused/shutdown ...
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hangs after install of PV drivers

After installing the 32-bit PV drivers (0.97.4) on a 32-bit Windows Server 2003 SP2 guest, the system will hang and/or BSOD on subsequent reboots. Version-Release number of selected component (if ...
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Convirt Tool xen live migration virtualization

have any one use http://convirture.com (convirt) tool to manage RHEL 5.3 XEN server and live migration if yes pls let me know how can done!
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Xen live motion

I am researching XenServer from Citrix and (with 2 colleagues) comparing it with VMware ESX and Microsoft HyperV. In our tests, it seems that Xen's live migration is using less resources than ...
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What are the practical steps to migrate a virtual machine from VMWare ESXi to XenServer?

I now have a few virtual machines (Windows and Linux) running on VMWare esxi and we are considering migrating to XenServer. Is this possible? What are the practical steps?
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Best way to migrate from physical to virtual using Xen on Ubuntu?

I have a machine running 8.04 LTS that I would like to migrate to using Xen. There seems to be a dearth of information on how to do this without having to wipe the entire machine. I do have another ...