Linux on Hyper-V

How hard is it to get various Linux distributions up and running in Hyper-V? The official list of supported operating systems on Hyper-V is available here: http://www.microsoft.com/windowsserver2008/en/us/hyperv-supported-guest-os.aspx.  While there are a ton of supported Operating Systems, you will notice only one supported Linux distro: Linux Distributions (VMs configured with 1 virtual processor only) SUSE Linux […]

How hard is it to get various Linux distributions up and running in Hyper-V? The official list of supported operating systems on Hyper-V is available here: http://www.microsoft.com/windowsserver2008/en/us/hyperv-supported-guest-os.aspx.  While there are a ton of supported Operating Systems, you will notice only one supported Linux distro:

Linux Distributions (VMs configured with 1 virtual processor only)
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 with Service Pack 2 x86 Edition
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 with Service Pack 2 x64 Edition
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 with Service Pack 1 x86 Edition
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 with Service Pack 1 x64 Edition

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