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From Nux! <...@li.nux.ro>
Subject Re: Using Xen Server and KVM together
Date Sun, 18 Jan 2015 09:26:45 GMT
Hello Tilak,

I believe ACS does not support Xen/libvirt, only Xenserver.

Lucian

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----- Original Message -----
> From: "Tilak Raj Singh" <tilak72@gmail.com>
> To: users@cloudstack.apache.org
> Sent: Sunday, 18 January, 2015 01:16:55
> Subject: Re: Using Xen Server and KVM together

> Thanx Geoff and Tim for your quick replies..
> 
> I cant use Xen Server as I wish to use Xen within centos. I needed some
> more help as to how to setup Xen Hosts for cloudstack. I installed Xen on
> my CentOS 6.5 x86_64 version using this link
> http://wiki.centos.org/HowTos/Xen/Xen4QuickStart
> 
> Can somebody provide me official cloudstack links for systemvm templates
> for Xen? I am using cloudstack 4.4.1 as my management server.
> 
> I wanted to know what else will I have to do except for downloading the
> systemVm templates for Xen on my management host except for adding that
> entry into my cloud.configuration table as Geoff told in the same thread.
> 
> Also I would like to enquire do I have to switch to manual networking and
> close the network manager and create a cloudbr0 bridge for Xen host too
> like we do for KVM?
> 
> On Sat, Jan 17, 2015 at 7:55 PM, Tim Mackey <tmackey@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
>> Tilak,
>>
>> You can definately do this.  Take a look at my multiple hypervisor preso
>> for 4.4 for some tips:
>>
>> http://www.slideshare.net/TimMackey/hypervisor-selection-in-apache-cloudstack-44
>>
>> XenServer does need Intel VT, and that's a good thing all around.
>>
>> -tim
>>
>> On Sat, Jan 17, 2015 at 5:08 AM, Tilak Raj Singh <tilak72@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>
>> > Hi..
>> >
>> > I have been using cloudstack using KVM for some time and would now like
>> to
>> > add a new cluster with Xenserver Hosts..
>> > I wished to know is that possible for a single cloudstack management
>> server
>> > to handle both Xen and KVM? If yes can anybody tell me how to proceed to
>> do
>> > the same?
>> > Its because the templates for system VM for Xen are different than that
>> of
>> > KVM and I read that adding support for Xen has to be done before setting
>> up
>> > the Management Server. I would not like any changes to my current
>> > cloudstack management server as currently some VMs are running on it.
>> >
>> > Also I wished to know is Intel VT necessary to be enabled for Xen too
>> like
>> > it is for KVM. I browsed a few links and they said that Xen can also work
>> > without Intel VT enabled from the BIOS given extensive GUI based
>> processing
>> > is not required on the VMs. So does Cloudstack accept Xen Hosts with
>> Intel
>> > VT enabled?
>> >
>> > Regards
>> >

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