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  6. Should I Install the Guest OS Driver on the ECS?

Should I Install the Guest OS Driver on the ECS?

Installing the Guest OS driver provided by the cloud platform on ECSs can enhance user experience. In addition, you can use the Guest OS driver to ensure high reliability and stability of ECSs. The Guest OS driver varies depending on the OS type:

  • Windows ECSs: Install the PV driver and UVP VMTools on ECSs.
  • Linux ECSs: Install xen-pv and VirtIO drivers and load them in initrd.