[Server-devel] XS as virtual image

Martin Langhoff martin.langhoff at gmail.com
Wed Jan 21 06:53:28 EST 2009

On Tue, Jan 20, 2009 at 6:55 PM, David Van Assche <dvanassche at gmail.com> wrote:
> Is it possible to run the XS server as a virtual Image. The school
> where we have currently deployed XOs has a windows 2003 server that
> could carry a virtual image... Its not what I called Ideal, but I was
> wondering whether it would work...

Yes, but with much grumbling...

 - networking will be a bit tricky to setup if you want the XS to
provide dhcp, nat, etc
 - give it at least 500MB RAM
 - once Moodle matures and starts getting, the performance might become an issue


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