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Re: [Xen-users] New version of GPL PV drivers for Windows

On Tue, Jun 09, 2009 at 02:39:22PM +0100, Jody Belka wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 09, 2009 at 11:24:29PM +1000, James Harper wrote:
> > A few people have reported trying the drivers on W7 and met with the same 
> > sorts of errors. 0x7B is 'boot device not found' and will most likely be 
> > because the drivers haven't installed properly. You can try booting with 
> > /NOGPLPV in the W7 equivalent of the boot.ini file (I forget how to do 
> > that) and see if the install completes, but I don't do a W7 build at this 
> > time (you are using Vista/2008 I assume?) so unless you can build it 
> > yourself, you'll have to wait until I get around to it :)
> Booting with nogplpv does let things start up successfully. Doesn't complete
> any installation though as far as I can see; rebooting without the flag by
> mistake resulted in the same crash. I am indeed using the Vista/2008 install,
> yes. Oh well, can live without for now :)

I was wondering if you'd had a chance to work on W7 just yet? It's not too
much of a hardship running qemu, the performance is decent enough for a dev
platform, but would obviously be nice to use gplpv.


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