Posts Tagged ‘oel’

In my new role I am using Oracle Linux more and more, so as an exercise I have been replicating my builds on Oracle Linux.  Here we are going to use Oracle Linux 6.2 x86_64 as a KVM hypervisor.  Keep in mind that KVM is not Oracle’s preferred hypervisor, however it is supported, but if […]

Monday, June 11th, 2012 at 06:00 | Comments Off
Categories: How To, Linux, Linux-KVM

On March 31, 2010 Microsoft released the beta of version 2.1 of the Linux Integration Components. The Linux ICs allow Linux VMs running on Hyper-V to be “enlightened” and have access to synthetic device drivers which perform much faster than their emulated counter parts. It can be downloaded by registering for the Linux Integration Services for Hyper-V on

Wednesday, March 31st, 2010 at 00:00 | Comments Off
Categories: How To, Hyper-V

In this article I am documenting the process for installing the Hyper-V Integration Components (v2) within a Oracle Enterprise Linux 5.3 VM. My environment consists of x64 VMs, I have not taken the time to test this process for x86 VMs, however it should hold true, as long as you update the package names to reflect the appropriate architecture.

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009 at 00:00 | Comments Off
Categories: How To, Hyper-V