Does "/usr/lib64/xen/boot/hvmloader" actually exist?
On my 64-bit gentoo machine, the hvmloader is under
Also, I believe you need the device model uncommented. Here is my
config for a working ubuntu HVM on gentoo. Xen 3.1 was released into
portage a few weeks back (it may be masked, but it works fine) and I'm
***Note, that this is already installed and I've detached the cdrom,
your config options for the cdrom and boot device look correct if you
are still trying to install.
# -*- mode: python; -*-
import os, re
arch = os.uname()
if re.search('64', arch):
arch_libdir = 'lib64'
arch_libdir = 'lib'
kernel = "/usr/lib/xen/boot/hvmloader"
memory = 1024
name = "ubuntu"
vif = [ 'mac=00:16:3e:0c:5a:00, type=ioemu, bridge=xenbr0' ]
disk = [ 'file:/xen/linux/ubuntu/ubuntu-7.04.img,ioemu:hda,w' ]
device_model = '/usr/' + arch_libdir + '/xen/bin/qemu-dm'
> vif=[ 'type=ioemu,bridge=xenbr0' ]
> Note: "xm list" shows the VM name "feisty" is running... I just can't
> see it. Ideas of what to try are welcome.
> >> Could it be the build of Xen on Gentoo?
> > Which package are you using? I have the last 3.1 from portage tree and
> > it works perfectly.
> I'm using the portage overlay... yes 3.1. (I thought this was the only
> way to get 3.1) Also, my dom0/Gentoo is "amd64".
> SLES10SP1 works so well as a dom0, but everything is a bit old.
> Thanks for your help.
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