Xen is Virtualisation software. At present, full Xen support is not yet in the stock LinuxKernel but is getting closer. Firms such as RedHat already ship Xen-enabled Kernels.


The priviledged or host domain is referred as a dom0 or xen0 domain.

Unpriviledged or guest domains are referred to as a domU or xenU domain.

See also

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