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Can I safely uninstall “Citrix Tools for Virtual Machines”?

Having several virtual servers with Windows 2008 R2 at our web hoster (Germany's "1&1", they seem to use Citrix Xen), I have every now and then some servers that hang (RDP login screen hangs ...
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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 ...
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Duplicate Key error on XenServer 5.6

We have a XenServer pool consisting of two Dell R410's running XenServer 5.6. The servers are connected to a few iSCSI NAS devices. Lately, as I've been looking at the /var/log/messages I've been ...
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Dell PowerEdge 2950 III running XenServer with 2 VMs gets sluggish after a week and needs rebooted?

It has weird hangs and then random CPU spikes that do a ton at once. While remoted into the VMs I get an update all at once then it hangs for another 20 seconds. When it lets it go through I get a CPU ...
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Guest VM on XenServer unable to reach network

We have set up a XenServer, and trying to set-up a CentOS 6 guest VM. The installation went fine (using RHEL 6 template), but I'm unable to properly configure the network. The guest VM is able to ...
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XenServer 6.2 Yum Repository

I installed a clean XenServer 6.2 from the ISOs provided here. I want to compile a driver against this system and need to install make and sources and so on. If I do yum install make I get ...
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XenServer 6.0.2 path to installation media contains non-ascii characters

XenServer 6.0.2 install fails no matter what I do. I have confirmed that the md5 checksum on my ISO file is good. I tried installing from a mounted ISO file (remotely via iKVM). I tried installing ...
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how to force stop/delete a VirtualMachine under XenServer (possible bug)

I was testing XenServer 5.6 100-47101p, I installed four VM's, two FreeBSD and two Windows. After installing the four VM's, I recompiled the VM containing FreeBSD 8.2 i386 kernel to enable/support ...
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How can I mount a XenServer VHD from an iSCSI SR in Ubuntu?

I need to get files from a Linux VM that was hosted on an iSCSI volume attached to a XenServer host, but I no longer have any XS hosts around (they've all been converted to VMware). I've already ...
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xenserver VMs continous temporary lag

i posted this thread in citrix forums earlier today, but i thought id try here too :) we have 2 xenserver 5.5 U2 hosts running each on a HP blade servers BL460. Each blade has 1 quad-core intel xeon ...