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Re: [Xen-users] Fedora 10 on Fedora 8 host

To: Heli <helicoterus-elih@xxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] Fedora 10 on Fedora 8 host
From: Pasi Kärkkäinen <pasik@xxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 30 Dec 2008 19:16:38 +0200
Cc: xen-users@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Glen Eustace <geustace@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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On Tue, Dec 30, 2008 at 04:40:58PM +0100, Heli wrote:
> Glen Eustace wrote:
> > I have tried a yum upgrade of a Fedora 8 DomU to Fedora 10.  The host
> > (Dom0) is Fedora 8.
> > 
> > I can run the DomU if I boot the 2.6.21 F8 kernel left after the upgrade
> > but not any of the 2.6.27 F10 kernels.
> > 
> > 
> It is not recommend to use a kernel in a paravirtualized domU, which is
> newer then the dom0 kernel.
> New features probably will not work well with older ones.

Others have been successfully running Fedora 10 PV domU's on F8 dom0.

-- Pasi

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