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Re: [Xen-devel] Upgrade to xen unstable, what changes are needed?

To: Bruce Edge <bruce.edge@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] Upgrade to xen unstable, what changes are needed?
From: Pasi Kärkkäinen <pasik@xxxxxx>
Date: Sat, 11 Sep 2010 13:15:52 +0300
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On Fri, Sep 10, 2010 at 04:26:12PM -0700, Bruce Edge wrote:
> It's obvious that some config changes are needed to move from testing
> to unstable. Is this documented anywhere?
> I diff'd the docs dir in the xen-testing and xen-unstable branches and
> the only change of note is Stefano's
> xen-unstable.hg/docs/misc/console.txt doc.
> Is there a wiki/README/man page on what a user needs to fix after
> upgrading to unstable?
> Aside from obvious things like xencommons and xend needing to be
> manually started, what else is there?
> I do have a bridge still: (that was one of the complaints I saw from some 
> users)
> #> brctl show
> bridge name     bridge id               STP enabled     interfaces
> eth0            8000.002481e8a51c       no              peth0
> Here's the error I'm getting trying to start an Ubuntu pv-ops VM that
> was working fine with testing:
> xenconsole: Could not read tty from store: No such file or directory
> #> Error: Device 0 (vif) could not be connected. Hotplug scripts not working.

try reading "xm log" to figure out why vif hotplug doesn't work.

-- Pasi

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