LinuxAnswers - the LQ Linux tutorial section.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Ubuntu
User Name
Ubuntu This forum is for the discussion of Ubuntu Linux.


  Search this Thread
Old 11-23-2007, 10:26 AM   #1
Registered: Jun 2004
Posts: 126

Rep: Reputation: 15
Smile Install Fedora as DomU of Xen

I have installed Xen server in my ubuntu 6.06 server. Now I want to install Fedora OS to my ubuntu Xen server. Can I do that? Anyone can send me an useful url?

Thanks in advance.
Old 02-08-2008, 02:57 PM   #2
LQ Newbie
Registered: Dec 2007
Posts: 6

Rep: Reputation: 0
Dear treotan:

Fedora has built in Xen support and thus, patched Xen kernels available. I am not too sure about Ubuntu in terms of installs but what you want shouldn't be a 'big deal' - make sure you have downloaded vnc viewer, if you don't already have it and then try virt-install (...if it is running on Ubuntu which it probably is!) If you don't have it you can get it at:

I strongly recommend using the latest version!

It will want to have you get Fedora off the 'net or over a network it does not accept disk based installs, right now.

So...go to:…

...where the "..." is surf their pages to fill in the rest of the string to get the latest version Fedora 8.

Follow the interactive commands for virt-install and it will manage everything!




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
powering off Xen dom0 domain: not working after starting domU Pearlseattle Linux - Server 0 11-12-2007 12:37 PM
LXer: Install Xen 3.1 Solaris domU (64 bit) under CentOS 5 dom0 (64 bit) LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 09-21-2007 12:00 AM
How to install Fedora Core 6 as a Xen guest under openSuse 10.2 imk SUSE / openSUSE 1 03-01-2007 09:00 AM
Xen domU and Lvm flamy Linux - General 3 11-25-2006 11:16 AM
SuSE 10.1 / Xen / no network connection in DOMU zeichensatz SUSE / openSUSE 0 07-26-2006 09:27 AM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:49 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration