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Re: [Xen-devel] Xen and Vanderpool

> On Wednesday 16 February 2005 03:39 am, Steven Hand wrote:
> > 
> > >Has any testing of Xen using Vanderpool Technology been done?
> > 
> > Yes - works just fine. We can currently support an unmodified 
> > Linux kernel with fully virtualized devices, etc. 
> > 
> > YMMV getting your hands on a VT-x box though - they're not 
> > widely available just yet. 
> This is encouraging! Is AMD implementing Vanderpool or something else?

AMD has announced a technology called Pacifica which is likely to 
be similar to VT (i.e. it's targeted at the same space), but there
are no public documents or release timescales as yet. I think they
had alluded to Q405 at some point, and yesterday at LinuxWorld some
reports claim Q205, but don't think there's an "official" release



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