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Re: [Xen-users] Problem with Mylex DAC960

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Subject: Re: [Xen-users] Problem with Mylex DAC960
From: Jeff McCune <mccune@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 07 Nov 2005 11:02:50 -0500
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Konstantin Pasche wrote:
> Hello,
> my problem is that after installing Xen and configuring menu.lst the new
> Xen-Kernel doesn't start.
> I'm getting a message that the Kernel can't find the root partition.
> I'm using the XenLinux 2.6.11 kernel
> my menu.lst entry looks like this
>     tilte Xen 2.0 / XenLinux 2.6.11
>         kernel /boot/xen.gz dom0_mem=64000
>         module /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.11-xen0 root=/dev/rd/c0d0p1 ro console=tty0

You'll need to make sure your xen-linux dom0 kernel has the dac960
module compiled into the kernel, or available in an initial ram disk.
Linux probably can't find the root filesystem because the dac960 driver
isn't being loaded correctly.

Jeff McCune
OSU Department of Mathematics System Support
(614) 292-4962
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