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From Donal Lafferty <donal.laffe...@citrix.com>
Subject RE: diskless boot
Date Mon, 18 Mar 2013 11:00:25 GMT
Let me rephrase that,

Hi Bjoern,

On the KVM deployment you are using, I take it that the 1 gig disk is a data disk.  It the
problem that its unwieldy to manage or that 1 gig takes up too much room?

Does the 1 gig data disk take up a lot of space on the primary storage?

DL


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Mathias Mullins [mailto:mathias.mullins@citrix.com]
> Sent: 18 March 2013 10:53 AM
> To: cloudstack-users@incubator.apache.org
> Subject: Re: diskless boot
> 
> Thin or thick provisioned? On what type of file system?
> 
> Thank you,
> Matt
> 
> On Mar 18, 2013, at 9:47 PM, "Donal Lafferty" <donal.lafferty@citrix.com>
> wrote:
> 
> > Out of interest, how much space does an unused 1 Gig disk take up on a
> hypervisor?
> >
> > DL
> >
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: Bjoern Teipel [mailto:bjoern.teipel@internetbrands.com]
> >> Sent: 16 March 2013 6:12 AM
> >> To: cloudstack-users@incubator.apache.org
> >> Subject: diskless boot
> >>
> >> Hi guys,
> >>
> >> one of my questions is still open:
> >>
> >> - CS doesn't support booting over ISO only without attaching a disk.
> >>    Background is, we migrate our datacenter to boot from ISO/PXE and
> >>    thats a big no go for me if I'm enforced to assign a 1G disk.
> >>    Also set the minimum disk size to 0G in the global settings but
> >>    I can't create "No Disk" Disk offerings ...
> >>
> >> Nobody had the desire to boot disk less other than me ?
> >> Can't believe that ;-)
> >>
> >> Thanks,
> >> Bjoern
> >

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