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Re: [Xen-users] HVM or PV

To: brun <jace21066@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] HVM or PV
From: "Fajar A. Nugraha" <fajar@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 14 Aug 2009 15:19:40 +0700
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On Thu, Aug 13, 2009 at 4:29 PM, brun<jace21066@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi All,
> Sorry if this is a stupid question.  I am walking into someone else's xen
> install, and don't have access to the host os at the moment.  How do I tell
> just from a domU (with Ubuntu) if it is PV or HVM.

Why would it matter if it's not yours? Can you ask for it to be
converted to PV its currently HVM?

> I have looked through the forums and documentation and it seems to be very
> easy to figure this out from dom0, but unfortunately that isn't possible at
> the moment.

See http://lxr.xensource.com/lxr/source/tools/misc/xen-detect.c


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