Install Xen on RedHat

How to install Xen VM host on RedHat ? Any guideline and step by step for installation and operation is appreciated ..

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Dirk KotteSECommented:
you could try citrix xenserver.
it's on a ready to run install media including the OS.
AXISHKAuthor Commented:
Yes, any installation guide and basic operation on this ? Tks
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AXISHKAuthor Commented:
Is that the one come with RedHat ? Tks
Dirk KotteSECommented:
not completely.
it is a hardened OS with enterprise version of xen. so paied support is possible.
but based on the xen-kernel.
AXISHKAuthor Commented:
So, the installation is simply followed the link sent above ?

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Dirk KotteSECommented:
you boot the CD and follow the GUI / Wizzards.
really simple.
AXISHKAuthor Commented:
My Redhat is  initially installed in text (not graphical) mode. Do I need to enable the GUI mode before installing it ?

If yes, how do I enable the GUI mode right not and remove it later.

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Dirk KotteSECommented:
no, the installer runs with acsii based wizzards.
there is a ascii menu after installing xenserver.
the configuration and management is made with "xe cli" or remote-gui "xencenter"

there is a minimal linux without gui at the system after installer has finished.

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