The Xen solutions including installing and configuring Dom0 and DomU are summarized here. This post will be updated when our solution changes. Only the latest tested stable solutions are listed here.
LVM volumes as backing for DomU’s file system is an appealing solution to Xen VBD. LVM volumes can dynamically grow/shrink and snapshot. These features make it simple and fast to duplicate DomU and adding storage to DomU. LVM backed DomU is recommended.
Dom0 installation and configuration ∞
DomU installation and configuration ∞
LVM backed Xen DomU is quite stable with high performance that uses unmodified Fedora pv_ops kernel:
Dom0 management ∞
Dom0’s CPU and memory configuration advises:
DomU management ∞
LVM with Xen ∞
Some problems that may happen and their solution: