Fedora 16 Final Release Criterion for Xen DomU

Garrett Holmstrom gholms at fedoraproject.org
Wed Oct 12 02:29:50 UTC 2011

On 2011-10-10 12:05, David Nalley wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 10, 2011 at 2:36 PM, Adam Miller
> <maxamillion at fedoraproject.org>  wrote:
>> Do any of those cloud providers ever run the stock image or do they roll
>> their own with a custom built kernel anyways? I don't have a lot of
>> insight into this but was just curious what the landscape is looking
>> like out there. I personally think it would be cool to have F16
>> boot/install as DomU out of the box, but I don't really have a dog in
>> the fight either way... just an idle curiousity.
> Well at least for Amazon, what is there is what we (Fedora) push up,
> so it's all Fedora now, with our own kernel.
> I am sure Max Spevack and Justin Forbes can speak to this more
> intelligently than I can.

You are correct:  Fedora's images in Amazon EC2 are composed entirely of 
software in Fedora's repositories, including the kernel.

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