Subject: Re: performance: domU in disk image or netboot from dom0 ?
To: Manuel Bouyer <>
From: Lars-Johan Liman <>
List: port-xen
Date: 04/28/2006 15:58:20
> For performances, disk images should be faster than NFS.  But for
> things that are mostly read-only (like system binaries), the
> performance in normal usage should not be much of an issue.

OK. Additional question: is there a performance difference btw. disk
images and "providing raw parititions as devices" to the domUs? If I
have a spare disk and set aside a partition each for the root systems
for my domUs - does that make a huge difference? (Probably not.)