[all variants] The VGA passthrough club - did you succeed, and how?

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http://ubuntuforums.org – I can't do away with Windoze, but I hate dual-boot. I also need native (or near-native) graphics support in the Windows VM. In the end I chose Xen to host Linux and a Windows 7 VM which uses a dedicated graphics card for native graphics performance. It works extremely well, with what I consider top-notch performance that doesn't stand (much) behind a native Windows installation on bare metal. In fact, I'm so thrilled about it that I wonder why not every dual-booter is switching to virtualization. (I'm actually not that surprised since it was quite challenging to get it working.) Here (Hardware)