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RE: [Xen-users] manage many xen servers

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From: "Joseph L. Casale" <JCasale@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 14 Jul 2008 08:41:03 -0600
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>Note that I consider
>VMware's tools to be pretty clumsy and Windows-interface-burdened, so
>I'm not wildly impressed with VMware's insistence on using a Windows GUI
>to run what's actually an RHEL 3.1 ESX server.

Uhm, Xen's gui is win based to?
Both allow ssh access for shell based managment.

>Citrix's Xen products are
>at least running on CentOS 5, which is considerably more modern and

So, what does ESX fail to deliver because of its "outdated" distro? Reliability?
I guess you run all your Datacenter on bleeding edge untested pre-alpha code?
Makes for good reliable 5 9's I bet :P I am guessing if you knew what version 
of Fedora
rhel 5 came from you would be upset<grin>.


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