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10 steps to a Xen domU

Here’s a quick and easy way to get a CentOS Xen dom0 and domU up and running

1 – Boot using the CentOS CD

2 – When prompted for the package bundle selection just choose “Virtulization”

3 – Log into your new CentOS install as root

4 – Install the ftp server vsftpd. We’ll use this to install CentOS on our domU

yum install vsftpd
service vsftpd start

5 – Mount our CentOS CD so we can access it via FTP

mount /dev/cdrom /var/ftp

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