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Re: [Xen-users] Compiling Xen from source on a machine without Internet

To: Virajith Jalaparti <virajith.j@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] Compiling Xen from source on a machine without Internet access
From: Pasi Kärkkäinen <pasik@xxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 15 Aug 2010 16:04:12 +0300
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On Mon, Aug 09, 2010 at 03:37:55PM -0400, Virajith Jalaparti wrote:
> Hi,
> I am trying to compile Xen 4.0 on a machine without access to the  
> Internet. However it does not work directly since the make process does  
> a "hg" and gets some files from an svn. Is there a way I can compile Xen  
> from source on a machine which cannot access the Internet? I am looking  
> for something other the obvious answer of "compile it on another  
> Internet-connected machine and copy the result to that machine which is  
> not connected to the Internet" (both these machines can talk to each 
> other).

Does it help if you download the xen-4.0.0.tar.gz tarball? 
It includes ioemu (qemu-dm) at least..

Instructions here how to build without needing to download the kernel from 

The tools tarballs might still need to be downloaded though.. 
maybe you can prefetch those once and then just copy to the build dir? 

-- Pasi

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