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Computerworld Australia: lguest: Spartan Virtualization for Linux

Feb 04, 2007, 21:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jonathan Corbet)

"Linux cannot be said to suffer from a shortage of virtualization solutions. What is harder to come by, however, is a paravirtualization system which is amenable to relatively easy understanding. A relatively recent entrant into the field, however, changes that situation significantly. With just 6,000 lines (including the user-space code), Rusty Russell's hypervisor implementation, lguest (also known as the 'Rustyvisor'), provides a full, if spartan paravirtualization mechanism for Linux..."

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