[ubuntu-cloud] UEC on processor without virtualization extension?

Henning Sprang henning.sprang at gmail.com
Fri Aug 28 23:14:22 BST 2009


On Sat, Aug 29, 2009 at 12:06 AM, Etienne
Goyer<etienne.goyer at canonical.com> wrote:
> Frank Abel Cancio Bello wrote:
>> Can I install UEC (more exactly the node controllers) on hardware
>> without virtualization extension(Intel-VT or AMD-V)?
>
> Unfortunately no.  It is a requirement of the KVM hypervisor, which is
> the one used by UEC to run VM instances.

But isn't there a controller instance, which doesn't run nodes on
itself? Why does it need HVM?

Henning



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