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Re: [Xen-users] Netfilter QUEUE (NFQUEUE) Support on XEN based VPS

On Tue, Dec 27, 2011 at 7:46 PM, osawore ore <lamboo7000@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> So I want to migrate to XEN based VPS and I would like to know if this issue
> is known and if I can use NFQUEUE on XEN based VPS.

It depends.

If your VPS provider uses Xen HVM (or KVM, vmware, or any other full
virtualization technology) then you can pretty much install whatever
OS you want on that, including your

If your VPS provider uses XEN PV, then you need to ask your provider
if they allow you to use your own kernel. If you can, then it's quite
similar to full virtualization case. If you can't (e.g. you're stuck
with your provider's kernel), then you need to bug them.

For example, Amazon EC2 supports using your own kernel since 2010:


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