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Re: [Xen-users] Is Xen really a Type 1 Hypervisor?

On 16 April 2012 16:33, Casey DeLorme <cdelorme@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Thanks Javier, that was much clearer than what I was about to send.
> ESXi has a tiny control OS, which while lighter weight only targets server
> grade components.
> In my situation my consumer motherboard (ASRock Z68 Extreme7 Gen3) has a
> Broadcom BCM57781 Dual LAN adapter, and ESXi did not have that driver so the
> system simply didn't work.
> Simple answer, lacks driver flexibility.

Sorry for my ignorance. But I thought ESXi was based on RedHat, ..so I
thought it could benefit itself from the drivers that Linux uses,
because is Red Hat (?)

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