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Re: [Xen-users] Running kernel.org "mainline" Linux on Xen: FAILED

To: Bojana Petrovic <bojanap@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] Running kernel.org "mainline" Linux on Xen: FAILED
From: Alexander Schreiber <als@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sat, 19 Sep 2009 00:26:34 +0200
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On Fri, Sep 18, 2009 at 05:38:33PM +0200, Bojana Petrovic wrote:
> Hi,
> I compiled kernel.org kernel on Fedora 10 with all necessary Xen
> options enabled. After successful process of compilation command *file* gave
> me this result:
> file /boot/*
> /boot/vmlinuz-    Linux kernel x86 boot
> executable RO-rootFS, root_dev 0x902, swap_dev 0x2, Normal VGA
> /boot/vmlinuz-                               Linux kernel x86 boot
> executable RO-rootFS, swap_dev 0x2, Normal VGA
> We can see that in comparison to original Fedora 10 kernel, *root_dev
> 0x902*is missing from the vmlinuz.  I checked all other relevant
> parameters and
> everything else seems fine.
> Does anybody know how to get normal Xen enabled kernel?

You can use rdev to set the default root device.

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