An open question to all:
Which virtualization solution should I use on my home server? You're choices are: Xen or VMware server.
The Host OS will probably be SLES 10 SP1 (which I think means Windows should run under Xen) - but what are the gotchas? I'm less familiar with Xen. Can you get a GUI session up on a Xen client? Can either solution mount partitions from the local server (useful providing a network share around the house without a huge OS image)?
I'd use VirtualBox, as it's also free, given a hypothetical third option. Otherwise I'd use vmware, as it's easier to setup and use...
I've put on Xen which via virt-manager is pretty easy (although - I've just hit a small issue ...)
Hugh - what's your e-mail? Contact me at nic at world of nic dot oh ar gee. Be good to chat.
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