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Re: [Xen-users] Xen on a MacBook Pro? The ultimate developer setup?

On Thu, Apr 11, 2013 at 5:52 AM, Mike <debian@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Jason T. Slack-Moehrle wrote:
>> 4. Can one extend Xen so that I could scp into the hypervisor and
>> backup the vm's if I needed to?
> Not sure why you think you'd need to "extend Xen".  Can't imagine that
> you'll ever "scp into the hypervisor"; you could scp into the dom0, if
> you wanted to set that up.  More likely, you'd run your domUs on LVs and
> scp *from* the dom0, from mounted snapshots.  Or copy to a USB drive.

@Mike: I think the main issue is that Jason thinks Xen is a drop-in
replacement for vmware workstation. It's not.

@Jason: You can try the live cd, but IMHO it's not worthed. Looking at
your questions, it seems you'd be better off with virtualbox or
vmware. Seriously.


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