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Re: [Xen-devel] RAMDISK: Image too big

To: "Ian Pratt" <m+Ian.Pratt@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] RAMDISK: Image too big
From: Marcus Hardt <marcus.hardt@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 14 Mar 2005 14:25:30 +0100
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Quoting Ian Pratt
> > However, no delight yet. Please tell me, is it a problem,
> > that there are three
> > dead links in /boot?
> >
> > roots -> ../../../xeno-roots/roots
> > usr -> ../../../xeno-roots/usr
> > xenoboot.sh -> /usr/groups/srgboot/iap10/xenoboot.sh
> >
> > Meanwhile, I'll find the syntax for explicitly specifying the
> > root device.
> These dead links are a harmless (if slightly embarassing) dropping from
> the install tar ball build process, though it does tell me that you're
> not using the latest 2.0.5 release, from which they've been removed...


I've just happily booted 2.6.10-Xen0. Unfortunately I'm using an oldish 
distribution, that doesn't ship yet the newer modutils. So, trying the 
2.4.29-xen0 kernel, I don't get hardly as far as with 2.6:

(XEN) Scrubbing Free RAM: ..........done.
(XEN) *** Serial input -> DOM0 (type 'CTRL-a' three times to switch input to 

Is there anything I can do about this?

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