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Re: [Xen-users] Re: [Xen-devel] Updating Xen 4.1.x xmexamples files (vfb

To: jim burns <jim_burn@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] Re: [Xen-devel] Updating Xen 4.1.x xmexamples files (vfb line required for HVM guests)
From: Pasi Kärkkäinen <pasik@xxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 2 Aug 2011 20:13:07 +0300
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On Tue, Aug 02, 2011 at 05:38:18AM -0400, jim burns wrote:
> > Thus, there is only one other person I know benefited from that advice -    
> >  
> > bderzhavets. However, I'll repeat the list of other threads in Xen-users of 
> > people with hvm problems:
> No i didn't. There was long thread regarding GCC 4.6 problem when
> building "hvmloader" ( F15, U 11.10 both has 4.6)
> 1. Stefano noticed that problem was GCC 4.6 when building "hvmloader"
> 2. Official fix was in the same thread
>    http://xenbits.xen.org/hg/staging/xen-4.1-testing.hg/rev/1976adbf2b80.
> Been back ported to 4.1.1 is resolves the issue.
> There is build (PPA on Oneiric) and i believe xen-4.1.1-(X).fc16.src.rpm
> already has this patch as well. Pasi knows it better. 
> Regarding Ubuntu 11.10 :-
> https://launchpad.net/~bderzhavets/+archive/xen-4.1.1
> ----------------------------------------------------------
> Ok - thanx for letting us know. I'm a little surprised at fedora - they are 
> usually very good at back-porting stuff.

Yep, Fedora already has gcc 4.6 patched Xen, it's version 4.1.1-2.fc15 in 
fedora 15 updates.

(for example 

-- Pasi

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