[pve-devel] [PATCH] add Windows 10 and 2012r2 to OS selection

Eneko Lacunza elacunza at binovo.es
Wed Apr 20 09:08:54 CEST 2016


Hi,

El 19/04/16 a las 21:27, Daniel Hunsaker escribió:
>>> Why is it worth to mention? I would just use:
>>>
>>>   win8: 'Microsoft Windows 8/10/2012',
>>>
>>> ?
>> as a server virtualization platform, we should list current microsoft
>> server OS
>> (which is 2012r2).
>>
>> MS users like to see their OS listed as supported.
>>
>> Martin
>>
> Since 2012 is offered as a completely separate product from 2012r2 in the
> same way 8 and 10 are, not seeing 2012r2 in the list will look like it
> isn't (yet) supported.  This feels counterintuitive to those of us in the
> Linux world because we don't version and distribute this way, but as MS
> does, we have to use their approach for their users.  In fact, the same
> logic applies to 8 versus 8.1.  Hopefully the fact 10 is listed will be
> enough to indicate 8.1 will work as well.
>
> That said, 2012/r2 *is* enough to communicate that both 2012 and 2012r2 are
> supported at that level, even within the MS world.
I think this would be best:

Microsoft Windows 8.x/10/2012[r2]

Also, note how Windows 10 version will be totally different to previous 
versions (incremental improvements, etc.)

Cheers
Eneko

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