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Re: [Xen-users] Questions about guests on Xen

To: Stephen Liu <satimis@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] Questions about guests on Xen
From: "Fajar A. Nugraha" <fajar@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 27 Jun 2010 16:37:35 +0700
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On Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 2:17 PM, Stephen Liu <satimis@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> 1)
> Can Xen support full virtualization, i.e. Windows can run on it without 
> problem.


> 2)
> About sound.
> Is there any problem on sound in respect of guest?  Host has sound.  Can 
> guest be setup to have sound?

No EASY way that I know of. You could probably try pulseaudio or something.

> 3)
> Can utilities, such as CD/DVD writer, Scanner, Floppy, etc. be attached to 
> the guest?

Should be possible if it's a usb device.

However, looking at your environment and questions, I think Xen might
not be the right setup for you. Try virtualbox instead. It can easily
have sound and usb passthru for guests.


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