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Re: [Xen-users] xen-tools dom0=etch domU=gutsy?

To: "Steve Kemp" <steve@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] xen-tools dom0=etch domU=gutsy?
From: "Chris Fanning" <christopher.fanning@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 7 Nov 2007 11:39:14 +0100
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On 11/7/07, Steve Kemp <steve@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Wed Nov 07, 2007 at 09:35:01 +0100, Chris Fanning wrote:
> > I've got etch installed as dom0 and I'd like to create a gutsy domU.
> > How should I do it?
> > etch's debootstrap doesn't have the scripts for a gutsy install. Is that 
> > right?
>   Yes.
>   Either install a backported version which does, or install via a
>   different method.  (.e.g. tar up an existing install and use
>   --install-method=tar.)
>   If you need a pointer to an Etch copy of debootstrap I can help there
>  just let me know.
Hi Steve,
I'm going to try and install gusty using qemu and then copy the
contents of the image to a real partition and boot it with xen. That
should work, shouldn't it?
(just got to figure out how to do the copy).


> Steve
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