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Welcome to the new platform of Programmer's Heaven! We apologize for the inconvenience caused, if you visited us from a broken link of the previous version. The main reason to move to a new platform is to provide more effective and collaborative experience to you all. Please feel free to experience the new platform and use its exciting features. Contact us for any issue that you need to get clarified. We are more than happy to help you.

FAQ

[b]Will the host automatically reformat all my disks? I want to try it on my workstation using just one of my hard disks.[/b]
It will erase and use the largest attached hard drive, but not before asking for confirmation.

[b]May I test it using virtualization software?[/b]
It has been tested on QEMU, VMware Workstation 7, VMware Player and VirtualBox. VirtualBox may have network issues when running in an virtualized virtualization.

[b]Does Go Cloud support static IP adresses?[/b]
Yes. Before download image, select Configuration and then enter your static network.

[b]Does Go Cloud support VNC?[/b]
Yes, but only using Vinagre (encrypted VNC) against the host (using the :0-:[n VM] display).

[b]Which operating systems are supported?[/b]
As of today you may use Windows Server 2008, Debian 5.0 and Ubuntu 11.04 server. It'll soon be possible to upload your own images, and in that case any operating system supported by KVM would work with Witsbits. Please see [link=http://www.linux-kvm.org/page/Guest_Support_Status#Guest_Support_Status]Guest Support Status[/link]

[b]I have no server available?[/b]
You may rent a physical server from us (quad 2.4GHz Xeon, 4GB RAM, 232GB disk, 3 static IP's) at reasonable price. You may use rented servers in conjunction with your local on-premise servers.
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