How can I implement true vps with FreeBSD as a host?
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Sat Jan 1 01:27:16 UTC 2011
On 01/01/11 11:09, Adam Vande More wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 31, 2010 at 6:54 PM, Da Rock
> <freebsd-questions at herveybayaustralia.com.au
> <mailto:freebsd-questions at herveybayaustralia.com.au>> wrote:
> Thats why Xen usually gets rated faster- its not actually on an OS
> because it is one. Thats classified as a type 1. The others have
> to go through the host OS first to get something, so it slows them
> down just a bit, though the kernel modules help that quite a bit.
> Please quit spouting this nonsense. He's asking for facts not
> uninformed opinions. In both type 1 and 2 hypervisiors the guests run
> in a protected CPU state(s) and in that regard they are functionally
> equivalent. If you're actually interested in learning more, Randal L.
> Schwartz posted a great interview with some Virtualbox devs awhile ago
> that gave detailed technical info.
You're entitled to your opinion, and the OP is entitled to post without
starting a flame.
> This is best recent benchmark I see, but it's still old.
> IMO it's particularly unfair to Xen with such an old version. Xen 4
> is much better.
> So in regards to the OP's questions, Vbox is your only viable
> alternative is you want to run FreeBSD as the host.
> HRL is supposed to be coming down the pipe, but I think we're at least
> a year away.
> Adam Vande More
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