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Re: [Xen-users] how to get xen with a kernel 2.6.27 or above?

On Sat, Dec 05, 2009 at 06:18:18PM +0000, secdev geek wrote:
>    On Fri, Dec 4, 2009 at 9:38 PM, secdev geek <[1]secdevgeek@xxxxxxxxx>
>    wrote:
>      On Fri, Dec 4, 2009 at 9:30 PM, Tapas Mishra <[2]tapas@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
>      wrote:
>        Some one explained me in detail on community so I am forwarding same
>        here
>        This guide will explicate in detail about the procedure for compiling
>        vanilla kernel from source and customize it according to your hardware
>        specifications and then compiling latest XEN from source and patching
>        it with Linux.
>        First install these packages:
>      Thank you for the very detailed instructions and for the links. I'll
>      follow it up and see if I can get it working successfully.
>    It worked well to the point of compiling and installing. Unfortunately, I
>    haven't had enough time to experiment any further (create VMs, configure
>    them, etc). I noticed the xenU kernels weren't built though. Do I need to
>    build one, if I want to create a VM with Red Hat or SuSE enterprise?

RHEL and SLES ship with Xen PV domU kernels included in the
distribution. So you can and should use them.

No need to build custom domU kernels for these distros.

-- Pasi

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