IT notes

vps

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 MTU needs to be set to 1460 and in some cases disable the checksum offload Amazon AWS (only ipv4) Images can’t be uploaded compressed, ans disabling TSO is required: ifconfig_DEFAULT="SYNCDHCP -tso" IPV6 support vultr https://www.vultr.com/ Instead of uploading the raw images, they will be fetched, a URL needs to be provider from where the image can be downloaded.