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Re: [Xen-users] Booting Linux OS as a guest domain on RHEL5 on full virt

On Thu, Feb 01, 2007 at 05:44:29PM +0100, Henning Sprang wrote:
> On 2/1/07, trilok nuwal <tc.nuwal@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > Can i know what wrong in the creation of image file or in config file ?
> Your disk config is wrong.
> ioemu is deprecated (as of xen 3.0.3, or even sooner), and I am not
> sure, if sda works, but hda works for me.

QEMU only emulates an IDE block layer, so for HVM guests you have to
use  hda -> hdd for normal disk devices.

If you have accelerated PV drivers for your guest OS, though you can also 
make use of xvda ->xvd...

In either cae  ioemu:  is no longer needed on disk devices as of the
Xen 3.0.3 release.

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