Ubuntu 8.04 and Xen for Win XP guest?

Steven Davies-Morris sdavmor at systemstheory.net
Thu May 29 00:10:47 UTC 2008

Caleb Marcus wrote:
> I have had good results with VirtualBox.

Me too. It was easy to set up the virtual environment and easy to
install my old copy of WinXP.

> On Thu, 2008-05-29 at 01:55 +0300, Mihamina Rakotomandimby (R12y)
> wrote:
>> Hi, Ubuntu 7.10 and Xen has been a bit painfull for me. Does some
>> user have experience on setting up an HVM Windows XP guest on a
>> Ubuntu 8.04 host? Could that one please post some feedback of the
>> setup?

My only unresolved issue is getting access to my 2 USB printers from
within the virtual. Other than that its working well for the couple of
"must have" windows apps I use.
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