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Re: [Xen-users] how to run knoppix under xen


I have some questions.

Which type of KNOPPIX did you use? Is it customized for Xen?

The kernel of KNOPPIX requires a driver of cloop. Does the kernel
"/boot/vmlinuz-2.6-xenU" include it?
The mini-root should be adjust to Xen environment, I guess.


 >>From: Mustafa Abbasi <lordverminard@xxxxxxxxx>
 >>Subject: [Xen-users] how to run knoppix under xen
 >>i saw a screen shot of knoppix beeing run under xen but for some reason i
 >>can't do that.
 >>here if the config file i use.
 >>> kernel = "/boot/vmlinuz-2.6-xenU"
 >>> memory = 64
 >>> name = "ttylinux"
 >>> nics = 1
 >>> ip = ""
 >>> disk = ['phy:hdc,hdd,r']
 >>> root = "/dev/hdd ro"
 >>hdc is my cdrom and it was unmounted at the time.
 >>here the output i got.
 >>>  CPU: CLK_CTL MSR was 0. Reprogramming to 20000000
 >>CPU: L1 I Cache: 64K (64 bytes/line), D cache 64K (64 bytes/line)
 >>CPU: L2 Cache: 256K (64 bytes/line)
 >>CPU: AMD Sempron(tm)   2400+ stepping 01
 >>Enabling fast FPU save and restore... done.
 >>Enabling unmasked SIMD FPU exception support... done.
 >>Checking 'hlt' instruction... disabled
 >>NET: Registered protocol family 16
 >>xen_mem: Initialising balloon driver.
 >>Initializing Cryptographic API
 >>io scheduler noop registered
 >>io scheduler anticipatory registered
 >>io scheduler deadline registered
 >>io scheduler cfq registered
 >>RAMDISK driver initialized: 16 RAM disks of 4096K size 1024 blocksize
 >>Xen virtual console successfully installed as tty
 >>Event-channel device installed.
 >>xen_blk: Initialising virtual block device driver
 >> hdd:<6>xen_net: Initialising virtual ethernet driver.
 >> unknown partition table
 >>NET: Registered protocol family 2
 >>IP: routing cache hash table of 512 buckets, 4Kbytes
 >>TCP established hash table entries: 4096 (order: 3, 32768 bytes)
 >>TCP bind hash table entries: 4096 (order: 2, 16384 bytes)
 >>TCP: Hash tables configured (established 4096 bind 4096)
 >>NET: Registered protocol family 1
 >>NET: Registered protocol family 17
 >>IP-Config: Guessing netmask
 >>IP-Config: Complete:
 >>      device=eth0, addr=, mask=, gw=,
 >>     host=, domain=, nis-domain=(none),
 >>     bootserver=, rootserver=, rootpath=
 >>VFS: Mounted root (iso9660 filesystem) readonly.
 >>Freeing unused kernel memory: 112k freed
 >>Warning: unable to open an initial console.
 >>Kernel panic - not syncing: No init found.  Try passing init= option to
 >>any help.

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