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Re: [Xen-users] AMD and Hardware Virtualization

To: Net Warrior <netwarrior863@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] AMD and Hardware Virtualization
From: "Fajar A. Nugraha" <fajar@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 1 Jul 2010 07:47:08 +0700
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On Thu, Jul 1, 2010 at 6:31 AM, Net Warrior <netwarrior863@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi There guys
> While trying to create a Windows DomU I've get this error
> Error: HVM guest support is unavailable: is VT/AMD-V supported by your
> CPU and enabled in your BIOS?
> But my CPU says it supports hardware virtualization, what's wrong?, or
> does xen search for a particular flag ( svm )

Did you do what the error message suggested, and check the BIOS? Some
vendor turn it off by default but provides a setting to turn it on,
others (like Sony) simply don't allow users to use that feature.


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