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RE: [Xen-devel] Can't boot 2.0.5 binaries

To: "Scott Laird" <scott@xxxxxxxxxxx>, "Yvette" <yentlsoup@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: RE: [Xen-devel] Can't boot 2.0.5 binaries
From: "Ian Pratt" <m+Ian.Pratt@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 17 Mar 2005 21:17:08 -0000
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Thread-topic: [Xen-devel] Can't boot 2.0.5 binaries
> > Hopefully somebody who has dealt with this issue before 
> will give you
> > some more useful info, but in the interim I put the stock 2.0.5 dom0
> > kernel on one of my test machines and booted it so I could get the
> > dmesg for you. Sorry the hardware isn't more similar.
> Thanks, this helps.  It looks like the next few lines are "Limiting 
> direct PCI/PCI transfers" and then keyboard setup.  That at 
> least gives 
> me someplace to start debugging.  Thanks.

One thing you might want to try is to see if there's a BIOS update for
your motherboard.

Within a couple of weeks we should have some new platform init code in
the unstable.bk tree, which I hope might fix some of the corner cases we
currently experience on some platforms.


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