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From Andrija Panic <andrija.pa...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Windows on KVM - Windows profile with PV drivers vs Other PV?
Date Tue, 09 Apr 2019 15:21:45 GMT
What he said ^^^ :)

On Tue, Apr 9, 2019, 16:34 Simon Weller <sweller@ena.com.invalid> wrote:

> Lucian,
>
> Windows PV also enables the KVM HyperV Enlightenment features for Windows
> guests on 4.12.
>
>
> https://www.lfasiallc.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Use-Hyper-V-Enlightenments-to-Increase-KVM-VM-Performance_Density_Chao-Peng.pdf
>
> You can also change the disk controller when creating a template -
>
>
>
> -Si
>
> ------------------------------
> *From:* Nux! <nux@li.nux.ro>
> *Sent:* Tuesday, April 9, 2019 8:53 AM
> *To:* dev
> *Cc:* users
> *Subject:* Re: Windows on KVM - Windows profile with PV drivers vs Other
> PV?
>
> Ok, turns out there's a "Windows PV" profile that sorts out my problem.
> Didn't see that initially.
>
> --
> Sent from the Delta quadrant using Borg technology!
>
> Nux!
> www.nux.ro
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Nux!" <nux@li.nux.ro>
> > To: "dev" <dev@cloudstack.apache.org>
> > Cc: "users" <users@cloudstack.apache.org>
> > Sent: Tuesday, 9 April, 2019 14:26:40
> > Subject: Windows on KVM - Windows profile with PV drivers vs Other PV?
>
> > Hi,
> >
> > I'm trying to add some Windows templates to my test cloud and by using
> the
> > "Windows Server 2016" I end up with Intel 1000 NICs instead of virtio
> ones;
> > this is a bit suboptimal.
> >
> > When I add the template initially I can see I can specify a type of
> storage -
> > virtio-scsi is what I need, however I can't do the same for the network
> > devices.
> >
> > What does the community recommend here? Any way to force virtio devices
> on the
> > Windows Server profile or should I go for "Other PV" profiles for Windows
> > guests?
> >
> > --
> > Sent from the Delta quadrant using Borg technology!
> >
> > Nux!
> > www.nux.ro
>

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