Vmcasting is a cool new technology that can automate the deployment of virtual machine images using the popular RSS 2.0 format (http://www.vmcasting.org/). The machine image itself is transferred to a client as a
.xvm archive, which is nothing but a simple tarfile that contains the following items:
The Vmcasting website provides a download for a Debian image in the above format. The following screenshot shows the contents of the Debian
.xvm archive. ...