Install SLES 10 SP1 (see the SLES 10 Installation and Administration Guide .
During the SLES 10 SP1 installation, do the following:
Install the minimal packages necessary for SLES, including the Xen Virtual Machine Host Server package. (For best performance, the host server should be running only packages required for virtualization.)
Turn off the firewall.
Make sure to use ifup, not Network Manager.
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