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[Xen-users] supported distributions

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Subject: [Xen-users] supported distributions
From: Arijit Ganguly <aganguly@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 7 Jun 2005 13:41:49 -0700
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I was wondering what distributions of linux are supported inside Xen. I built the Xen kernel image on my Red Hat Enterprise 3 machine, and then specify the menu.conf entry as:
title Xen
kernel xen.gz dom0_mem=128000
module vmlinuz-2.6.10-xen0 root=/dev/sda6 ro console=tty0

When I boot this image, I get an error like
unable to mount root sda6

Ithe Red Hat Enterprise3 image however mounts it perfectly fine.

My machine is dell pe1800 dual processor (server class). i hope Xen is not just confined to desktops, because it wrked fine on a debian desktop.

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