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On Migrating a Linux VM from Citrix XenServer to VMware

In the world of virtualization, it is not uncommon that an engineer or their team be tasked with converting a machine from a physical environment or a different hypervisor into VMware. 739 more words

Virtualization

Enable XenServer Live Migration for VMs with a NVIDIA vGPU

When you install NVIDIA Grid 6.0 on a XenServer you need to manually activate the possibility to Live-Migrate a VM which is using a (v)GPU. Otherwise, you see the following message when you try to migrate a VM: 151 more words

Citrix

Creating a systemd enabled centos docker container

You should start by creating a Dockerfile wich will be used to build an image to base your new container on.

For example in your home folder, type… 208 more words

Centos

Enabling container management on XenServer

If you don’t have it yet, you’ll need the container management plugin for the XenServer. On your XenServer console, you should run

wget http://downloadns.citrix.com.edgesuite.net/11621/XenServer-7.0.0-xscontainer.iso
xe-install-supplemental-pack XenServer-7.0.0-xscontainer.iso… 194 more words

Sysadmin

Where does XenServer Store VM VHDs on Local Disk?

Trying to search for the local VM VHD to download?  Use the following commands to locate the VM UUID, Disk UUID, and the SR UUID. 210 more words

Citrix

One liner to install Xenserver Guest Tools on Linux servers

Go to Xencenter -> VM -> Console and select guest-tools.iso

mkdir /mnt/cdrom ; mount /dev/cdrom /mnt/cdrom ; mount /dev/cdrom /mnt/cdrom ; /mnt/cdrom/Linux/install.sh -n ; umount /mnt/cdrom… 18 more words
Sysadmin