VPS providers that allow use your own image/kernel
Google cloud (only ipv4)
Allows to upload compreses raw images:
tar --format=gnutar -Szcf disk.tar.gz disk.raw
Amazon AWS (only ipv4)
Images can’t be uploaded compressed, ans disabling TSO is required:
Instead of uploading the raw images, they will be fetched, a URL needs to be provider from where the image can be downloaded.
Very good prices, Images need to be uploaded via FTP.
There is an issue while rebooting instances due a bug on QEMU/KVM.
To replicate once login is up and running just reboot and later will stuck in the booting process like this:
To fix this, the virtual machine needs to be moved to another updated server.
Similar to netcup but only IPv4 and with “Floating IPs”
Images need to be in QCOW2 format