This is an archived copy of the Xen.org mailing list, which we have preserved to ensure that existing links to archives are not broken. The live archive, which contains the latest emails, can be found at http://lists.xen.org/
Home Products Support Community News


Re: [Xen-users] xen-install on existing debian etch

To: xen-users@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] xen-install on existing debian etch
From: Iñaki Baz Castillo <ibc@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 9 May 2007 15:09:06 +0200
Delivery-date: Wed, 09 May 2007 06:07:41 -0700
Envelope-to: www-data@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
In-reply-to: <4641AFA0.50809@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
List-help: <mailto:xen-users-request@lists.xensource.com?subject=help>
List-id: Xen user discussion <xen-users.lists.xensource.com>
List-post: <mailto:xen-users@lists.xensource.com>
List-subscribe: <http://lists.xensource.com/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/xen-users>, <mailto:xen-users-request@lists.xensource.com?subject=subscribe>
List-unsubscribe: <http://lists.xensource.com/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/xen-users>, <mailto:xen-users-request@lists.xensource.com?subject=unsubscribe>
Organization: Ilimit
References: <4640C2CA.8080301@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
References: <200705091228.28297.ibc@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
References: <4641AFA0.50809@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sender: xen-users-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
User-agent: KMail/1.9.6
El Wednesday 09 May 2007 13:25:20 xensource@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx escribió:
> Iñaki Baz Castillo wrote:
> > Note that if your dom0 kernel support PAE then xen-hypervisor MUST
> > support PAE, and the same with domU.
> > The Debian Etch Xen kernel DOES support PAE, so you NEED
> > xen-hypervisor-pae. If not dom0 won't start.
> Ah, thanks for making that clear. I have 2gigs of memory, but I guess
> PAE is supposed to run with systems less than 4G as well?

No, you can run xen-hypervisor-pae with less than 4Gb without perfetly. In 
fact use it instead of the non-pae version, because some Xen kernels (like 
Debian Etch Xen kernel) is PAE kernel and it needs xen-hypervisor-pae to run 
as domU.

Iñaki Baz Castillo

Xen-users mailing list