I'm trying to do a net install of Ubuntu 10.04 server
in a VM running on a CentOS 5.5 host.
The problem is the install hangs while it's installing the
base system. It doesn't always hang on the same package but it seems to
always hang around 6% complete. The installer seems to run fine up to
that point, partitioning the drive, etc works fine. xm list shows
it as being in the blocked state.
Any help you can provide to trouble shoot this would be
The VMs setup is listed below.
# cat /etc/xen/fred1
kernel = "/boot/ubuntu/vmlinuz"
ramdisk = "/boot/ubuntu/initrd.gz"
name = "fred1"
memory = "2048"
vif = ['']
disk = [ 'tap:aio:/var/lib/xen/images/fred.img,/dev/xvda,w'