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Re: [Xen-users] Xen 3.1 terrible slowly on a laptop

Subject: Re: [Xen-users] Xen 3.1 terrible slowly on a laptop
From: carlopmart <carlopmart@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 18 Nov 2007 08:29:58 +0100
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Nico Kadel-Garcia wrote:
carlopmart wrote:
Hi all,

I have installed rhel 5.1 with xen 3.1 on a laptop and ALL is terrible slowly (network, mouse, etc.) If I starts with a normal kernel (without xen enabled) all works normally. Do I need to pass any param to grub on xen enabled kernel to all works ok??

Thanks ...
Laptops are always an adventure. Do you really have enough RAM? RHEL 5 is a bit of a RAM pig. Are you using all the CPU's, or only one? Is your hard drive an ATA drive that needs "hdparm" used to set it optimally? Tell us more!

My laptop have 1 GB of RAM, and it is Pentium M 2.0Ghz. for guests I only use one cpu. And another problem is clock: lost 5 minutes every 15 min.... runs so slowly on host ...

CL Martinez
carlopmart {at} gmail {d0t} com

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