Xen guests (was Re: [NBLUG/talk] Linux v. Free BSD

Scott Doty scott at ponzo.net
Tue Apr 10 07:19:51 PDT 2007

Yes, this is my second reply to myself, but I thought folks would like to

To run Windows with a Xen kernel, your CPU needs to have a particular
capability flag -- for Intel, it is "vmx", for AMD, it is "svm".  (One of
these would need to appear in your /proc/cpuinfo file.)


I do think I'm going to upgrade my processor and try this...

But:  Is there an equivalent to this capability in any of the BSD's?


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