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Linode 將全面使用 KVM

Linode 宣佈從五月開始全面使用 KVM,新的機器將無法選擇 Xen:「KVM Update」。 原有的 Xen 機器還是會繼續跑,但將會集中起來: Existing Xen-based Linodes will be fine. However, in the near future we will begin to consolidate Xen Linodes onto fewer physical servers, which will mean scheduled migrations with periods of downtime. Don’t … Continue reading

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Linode 提供 KVM-based hosting 服務

Linode 前幾天宣佈開始提供 KVM-based hosting:「Linode turns 12! Here’s some KVM!」。 使用 KVM 最大的進展是可以跑 Windows 了:(這對產品面來說很重要) However, we also now support fully virtualized guests – which means you can run alternative operating systems like FreeBSD, BSD, Plan 9, or even Windows – … Continue reading

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Amazon 的 Xen 安全性更新

在 AWS 上租一卡車機器的人最近應該都有收到重開機的通知,目前雖然沒有明講編號,但看起來是 10/01 會公開的 XSA-108:「EC2 Maintenance Update」。 不過 Slashdot 上的「Amazon Forced To Reboot EC2 To Patch Bug In Xen」這篇的第一個 comment 很精彩: It's funny for me to read that Amazon is notifying its users of an impending reboot. I've been … Continue reading

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