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Re: [Xen-users] Xen on IBM and HAL...

To: Adam Hunter <adam_hunter22@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] Xen on IBM and HAL...
From: "Fajar A. Nugraha" <list@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 23 May 2011 17:30:17 +0700
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On Mon, May 23, 2011 at 4:24 PM, Adam Hunter <adam_hunter22@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Good morning, I have what I hope to be a simple question to answer..
> I have some software that I would like to run, that requires x86 32-bit
> architecture. However I have been presented with IBM P560 C Type platform
> (Power chips). Is it possible to run Xen on this hardware and provide a
> hardware layer that looks like x86 32-bit for the software?

Nope. You're out of luck.

qemu should be able to emulate x86, but even if it works performance
would be terrible.


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