[nycbug-talk] no more jails

Isaac Levy ike at lesmuug.org
Sat Jul 15 16:47:30 EDT 2006

On Jul 14, 2006, at 6:35 PM, Brad Schonhorst wrote:

>> > I'm speaking (my last lecture ever on jails)
> So are you switching to Xen then?

Ha!  Yes.

As I migrate to Xen from jail(8), I have removed approximately 14gb  
of memory from each of my jail server hardware boxen, so that I can  
run the hypervisor (max 2gb physical memory cap, with no fix in  
sight- and no fix being comitted by IBM, Intel, or AMD- [who  
incedentially, are all injecting various hardware-specific tweaks  
into the Xen sourcecode... nothing that really improves the basic  
system, yet all the hardware hacks suddenly open up the hardwares as  
vectors for attack?!])

/me now sits back and waits for Johnny Lam to ddos my entire life to  


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