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minimun requisites to install windows 2k8 on xen.org

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Hi

Does anybody can tell me the minimum requisites to install windows 2008 server on a debian6 with xen4 server?

NOTE: The hardware is ready for HVM.

Thanks.
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2) earned 500 total points
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60Gb logical volume for the VM, (XEN) HVM: VMX enabled.

2GB of memory to start should be good.

Here's a great Article

http://alex.mordue.co.uk/blog/?p=85
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worry the delay..I tried what you said but the dom0 crash when the windows  began to install..
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han, sorry the delay.. it worked now after multiples changes on the xen side.. a couple of questions to close:

- What's does the PV drivers do on the windows server?
-What's the meaning of the "test mode" that appeared on the screen after the last reboot?

I appreciate your time.

Thanks.
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I've requested that this question be deleted for the following reason:

no complete reply!
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