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Re: [Xen-users] Unable to start domU because losetup fails

To: Martti Kuparinen <martti.kuparinen@xxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] Unable to start domU because losetup fails
From: Keith Coleman <list.keith@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 5 Aug 2009 10:27:42 -0400
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On Wed, Aug 5, 2009 at 2:20 AM, Martti Kuparinen<martti.kuparinen@xxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi,
> I have Xen 3.3.1 dom0 on Debian with 2.6.26-2-xen-amd64 kernel and I had to
> "xm destroy" my domU. Now when I try to start it again it fails like this:
> # xm list | grep n39
> #
> # xm create -c /xen/conf/n39
> Using config file "/xen/conf/n39".
> ROOT xen1:~> Error: Device 4 (vbd) could not be connected. losetup -r
> /dev/loop1 /xen/iso/amd64-netbsd-6.iso failed

Manually mount your iso using losetup then specify the loop device in
your domU config to bypass this issue.

> PS. Is there any target date for 3.3.2 and 3.4.1 releases?

The releases are very close and should go final at the end of this week.

Keith Coleman

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