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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH 0/3] domUloader

Rumor has it that on Mon, Jan 23, 2006 at 03:19:50PM +0100 Kurt Garloff said:
> Hi,
> On Fri, Jan 20, 2006 at 06:08:26PM -0500, Philip R. Auld wrote:
> > Of course, that would mean support for root on iSCSI in the installer
> > and mkinitrd code.
> I would really handle iSCSI in dom0 and export sdX/hdX to domU.
> Solves the nasty OOM problem as well and makes your domains know
> less about the underlaying storage. Which is good in my vision
> of virtualization.

That's how I would do it too, if I was using iSCSI. Actually that
is how I do it with FC, and in fact dom0 doesn't know about it either.
I was responding to Stephen's comments about the requirements for 
a pre-boot image.



> Best,
> -- 
> Kurt Garloff, Head Architect, Director SUSE Labs (act.), Novell Inc.

Philip R. Auld, Ph.D.                          Egenera, Inc.    
Software Architect                            165 Forest St.
(508) 858-2628                            Marlboro, MA 01752

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