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[Xen-users] Re: domU debian lenny installation

To: George Pitich <george_pitich@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: [Xen-users] Re: domU debian lenny installation
From: Ferenc Wagner <wferi@xxxxxxx>
Date: Sat, 18 Jul 2009 01:14:35 +0200
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George Pitich <george_pitich@xxxxxxxxx> writes:

> Hi all, a newbie question; I'm trying to install lenny guest image
> on my lenny Dom0 by following the http://wiki.debian.org/Xen:

> xm create -c xm-debian.cfg install=true 
> install-mirror=ftp://ftp.XX.debian.org/debian
> i created image using dd, format is ext3 (cfg file). disk is defined as:
> disk = ['tap:aio:/xen/images/xen-lenny-image.img,xvda,w']
> once i start the installation everything looks good until the point
> where i'm asked to specify disk driver?  which driver to use as
> guest image is a file? tried virtio_blk but didn't work.

Try phy: instead of tap:aio:.

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