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RE: [Xen-users] OpenSolaris domU on RedHat Linux dom0

To: 'Ian Murray' <murrayie@xxxxxxxxxxx>, xen-users <xen-users@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: RE: [Xen-users] OpenSolaris domU on RedHat Linux dom0
From: Tait Clarridge <Tait.Clarridge@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 9 Sep 2009 10:10:08 -0400
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> >
> > Without posting a long email, please check this entry on my blog for my
> > instructions on setting up an opensolaris DomU on a CentOS 5.2 Dom0. If
> you have
> > any questions about my instructions, feel free to email me.
> >
> > http://www.taiter.com/blog/2009/02/opensolaris-200811-
> paravirtual.html#more
> >
> > Best,
> > Tait
> I just used this to get a DomU going two minutes ago, so thanks for that. I
> started off on another description, but that had me copying some file called
> boot_archive  from /a/platform..... /a was empty and I couldn't figure out
> how to mount the installed disk, if that was what I was supposed to do.
> I then came across your blog which allowed me to finish it off. I don't know
> whether it was right not to use boot_archive or what you are missing out by
> not using it.

Yeah, that part had me pretty confused as well. Glad to hear I could be of some 
help, I haven't done any stress testing on an Opensolaris domU yet so I am not 
sure how stable it is to run under xen.

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