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Re: QEMU hosting
Re: QEMU hosting
Mon, 22 Feb 2021 17:11:47 +0100
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On 2/22/21 5:07 PM, Philippe Mathieu-Daudé wrote:
> On 2/22/21 4:56 PM, Philippe Mathieu-Daudé wrote:
>> Hi Thomas and Stefan,
>> On 1/5/21 7:55 PM, Fosshost wrote:
>>> Hi Stefan
>>> Thank you for your email.
>>> 1. We do not offer MacOS hosting
>>> 2. We can provide virtual machines with full KVM virt on x86
>>> architecture and soon arm64 v8
And from https://fosshost.org/about:
"We support most operating systems including CentOS, Debian, Ubuntu,
ArchLinux and FreeBSD and custom OS."
Eventually we could add a pair of FreeBSD runners to our Gitlab CI?
>>> 3. We do not provide dedicated servers.
>> Would it be possible to have a dedicated VM for a git LFS server [*]?
> Just noticed the Mirrors-as-a-Service option "(available for package
> mirrors, operating systems, repositories, documentation, static assets,
>> If so, what storage is usable? Are there network traffic limits?
>> [*] https://docs.gitlab.com/ee/topics/git/lfs/
>>> *From:* Stefan Hajnoczi <email@example.com>
>>> *Sent:* 05 January 2021 14:21
>>> *To:* Fosshost <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>>> *Cc:* qemu-devel <email@example.com>
>>> *Subject:* QEMU hosting
>>> Hi Thomas,
>>> In November you emailed qemu-devel asking if the QEMU project was
>>> interested in exploring hosting with Fosshost.org. I think my reply
>>> may have gotten lost so I wanted to check if you have time to discuss
>>> this again.
>>> The main hosting need that QEMU has is for continuous integration
>>> system runners. We are particularly interested in non-x86/non-Linux
>>> build machines and a dedicated server for reproducible performance
>>> tests. Just today there was discussion on #qemu IRC about how to go
>>> about adding a macOS build machine, for example.
>>> It would be great to find out more about Fosshost.org and whether we
>>> can work together.