XCP-ng (Open Source Hypervisor based on XenServer)

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XCP-ng (Open Source Hypervisor based on XenServer)

Unread post by KnowBe4 » Fri May 31, 2019 11:25 am

Hello Everyone,

I've been eyeing ODROID-H2 since last year, but can't get hand of it, I want to try XCP-ng on it, an Open Source Hypervisor based on XenServer.

XCP-ng 8.0 is on Beta release and it's platform update will be the following;

Kernel version is now Linux 4.19
Xen Hypervisor version is now 4.11
Control domain OS is now CentOS 7.5

My biggest concern on ODROID-H2 is the NIC, Realtek RTL8111G.

Realtek RTL8111G is not well supported, because the driver source code is not open source, but there's work around. Manually compile the driver source code.

If someone there who has ODROID-H2 and have spare time to load XCP-ng 7.6 or 8.0 to test if the NIC will be automatic detected or if not, manually compile driver source code, then check if the NIC will be detected.

Thank you in Advance

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