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RE: [Xen-users] i386 domU on amd64 (xen-unstable)

To: "Nicholas Lee" <emptysands@xxxxxxxxx>, "Robin van Leeuwen" <rvl@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: RE: [Xen-users] i386 domU on amd64 (xen-unstable)
From: "Petersson, Mats" <mats.petersson@xxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 5 Dec 2005 11:36:47 +0100
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> -----Original Message-----
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> [mailto:xen-users-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of 
> Nicholas Lee
> Sent: 04 December 2005 00:56
> To: Robin van Leeuwen
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> Subject: Re: [Xen-users] i386 domU on amd64 (xen-unstable)
> On 12/4/05, Aaron // LT <aaron@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > I don't believe you are able to do this.  You need to run 
> 64bit domu 
> > when you are running a 64bit dom0.
> 32bit userland can run with 64bit kernel though.
> 32bit domU kernel and 64bit dom0 kernel requires VMX.

Just to make sure the company I work for isn't forgotten, AMD's SVM
(Pacifica) will also work for this purpose, as it has the same
(essentially, at least) functionality as Intel's VT/VMX technology.

Of course, neither of the produsts are publicly available at this time,
at least AFAIK. 

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