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RE: [Xen-users] Boot.ini & GPL PV drivers

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Subject: RE: [Xen-users] Boot.ini & GPL PV drivers
From: "Joseph L. Casale" <JCasale@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 07 May 2008 18:14:26 -0600
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Thread-topic: [Xen-users] Boot.ini & GPL PV drivers
>I've just install the GPL PV driver 0.8.7 on a windows 2003 HVM domU. 
>Everything works well.
>I've just a question about the boot.ini : The default choice is the startup 
>without pv enable. Is there a way to set the default boot with pv >enable (and 
>keep the menu with the 2 options) ?
>My boot.ini is :
>[boot loader]
>[operating systems]
>multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)\WINDOWS="Windows Server 2003, Enterprise" 
>/noexecute=optout /fastdetect
>multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)\WINDOWS="Windows Server 2003, Enterprise, 
>GPLPV" /noexecute=optout /fastdetect /gplpv
>Thanks for your help

The order in this situation is what determines it, as they both obviously have 
the same arc pathname so the default= line cant distinguish between the two. 
Move the /gplpv version to top of the list.

See KB323427


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