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Re: AW: [Xen-users] Diffrent OS on domU in paravirtualization ?

To: Carsten Schiers <carsten@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: AW: [Xen-users] Diffrent OS on domU in paravirtualization ?
From: Luke S Crawford <lsc@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: 17 Feb 2009 22:09:05 -0500
Cc: Meghanand Acharekar <vasco.debian@xxxxxxxxx>, xen-users@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
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Carsten Schiers <carsten@xxxxxxxxxx> writes:
> As long as you also use a pv kernel. Currently, for Debian these seem to be:
>   - the 2.6.18-xen kernel from etch
>   - the 2.6.26-xen kernel from lenny
>   - two kernels from Bastian Blank
> You can use virtually any kernel with any distri. 

the problem with the newer pv_ops kernels is that they require Xen 3.3,
while RHEL/CentOS run under the Xen 3.1 hypervisor. 

still, all the 2.6.18 linux-image-xen packages from older Debians works

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