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RE: [Xen-ia64-devel] VTI Windows installation and booting HowTo

To: "Alex Williamson" <alex.williamson@xxxxxx>
Subject: RE: [Xen-ia64-devel] VTI Windows installation and booting HowTo
From: "You, Yongkang" <yongkang.you@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 7 Dec 2006 10:12:14 +0800
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>   I've tried this many times, and I always seem to get stuck here.  I
>do step #4 above, exit from EFI shell, and get a quick text flash that
>looks like it's selecting and booting Windows 2003, then my VNC session
>goes blank.  It runs for a little over an hour consuming 100% of a vcpu,
>then according to the xend.log the domain reboots.  I've using the 12.01
>GFW with xen-ia64-unstable.hg tip (12796).  It repeats the same thing
>again if I re-attempt from step 4.  Thanks,

Hi Alex,

>From your description, I think all the steps are correct. Maybe there are some 
>bugs in recently changeset. I didn't try it in these days. Jingke did a 
>Windows installation test on 11.10 GW + Changeset 12525(xen-ia64-unstable) for 
>Kouya's acceleration patch. The installation and booting are successful in 50 

We can try Windows Installation in the tip. And give you the feedback again.

Could it relate with different Win2k3 version? I meet this issue (100% vcpus 
consuming) before, when try to create >4 vcpus VTI Windows. Anthony has already 
fixed this issue several weeks ago.

Best Regards,
Yongkang (Kangkang) 永康

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