Subject: Re: xen as firewall & DNS?
To: None <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 03/05/2005 21:30:32
On Sat, Mar 05, 2005 at 12:21:58PM -0500, David W. Talmage wrote:
> What do you all think of using Xen to host both a KDE desktop NetBSD
> and an administrative NetBSD (firewall, DNS, httpd, kdc, dhcpd)?
> Would I be better off with two separate computers, one for the desktop
> and another for the administrative stuff?

xen will work for this, but, from a security perspective, keep in mind
that domain 0 has full control over others domains. domain0 will be the
desktop OS, as only domain0 has access to the keyboard and display.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference