[TriLUG] Best Distro for KVM Virtualization?
jbroome at gmail.com
Tue Nov 3 22:52:48 EST 2009
Josh Johnson wrote:
> I know RedHat is known for KVM since they bought Qumranet a while back.
> I like KVM a lot, and have access to cheap RHEL licenses because I work
> for UNC, but most of my experience is with Debian-based distros and
> BSD. I'm about to do a pretty big install and lay a lot of VM-based
> infrastructure on top of KVM. Is there any reason why I should or
> shouldn't use RHEL for this? It seems debian/ubuntu's support for KVM is
> relatively new, should that be a concern?
If it's production stuff and you need the support go with rhel. i'm
using kvm on ubuntu and it's fine. It's nothing highly important, but i
like it, and haven't had any issues.
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