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Re: [Xen-devel] News - Microsoft Submits Drivers for Paravirtualization

On Mon, 20 Jul 2009 13:50:30 -0700
Thomas DuBuisson <thomas.dubuisson@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> No, this seems to be a step in positioning Hyper-V to be the market
> leading hypervisor by making Linux run as a guest on Hyper-V.  I don't
> see this as any sort of good news from a Xen standpoint.  Perhaps I
> missed something that made you think otherwise?

I assume the thinking is that from the Linux guest code you know what the
server is supposed to provide to pretend to be a hyper-v hypervisor to
windows. I'd bet there isn't sufficient info.

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