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Re: [Xen-devel] can't create any more pv-on-hvm domains after~38under 3.

To: James Harper <james.harper@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, Steve Ofsthun <sofsthun@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] can't create any more pv-on-hvm domains after~38under 3.3-testing
From: Keir Fraser <keir.fraser@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 05 Dec 2008 08:44:30 +0000
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On 05/12/2008 01:15, "James Harper" <james.harper@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> For me, the following is sufficient:
> xm create my_hvm_domain && xm destroy my_hvm_domain
> This is using:
> . latest xen-3.3-testing.hg
> . latest linux-2.6.18-xen.hg
> . Debian Etch (some packages upgraded to Lenny)
> . amd64 hypervisor
> . amd64 Dom0
> . 32 bit Windows 2003 DomU (doesn't matter - the problem occurs even if
> I destroy it before it completes POST)
> That will leave a single page in the domain as shown by 'xm debug q'

My best guess is that it's related to running on AMD. That's the biggest
difference in your setup compared with mine. Also you run a 64-bit dom0,
which is a pain for me, but I think that's less likely to have an effect.
Are you able to try on an Intel box for comparison?

 -- Keir

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