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Re: [Xen-users] Debian domU installation problem: Invalid kernel

To: Andrey <basketboy@xxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] Debian domU installation problem: Invalid kernel
From: "Fajar A. Nugraha" <fajar@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 24 Sep 2009 20:08:12 +0700
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On Thu, Sep 24, 2009 at 4:48 PM, Andrey <basketboy@xxxxx> wrote:
> Hi,
> My configuration is the following:
> Xen 3.3.1 compiled from sources(with PAE enabled)
> Dom0 Debian Etch i386
> I'm trying to create Debian domU from scratch with netinst and get the
> kernel and ram disk to boot to installation procedure from install.386/
> folder of netinst iso image.

Is that kernel a xen kernel, or a plain i386 kernel?
Usually you need -xen kernel for that.

> Also I've noted that there was a such problem with installing Fedora 11 in
> domU.

F11 comes with newer kernel, which have pv_ops support. So in short
with F11 you can use the same kernel for both xen and bare metal.


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