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Re: [Xen-devel] Kernel with very low memory requirement (~12MB) for domU

On Tue, Jan 31, 2006 at 03:09:18PM +0100, Rickard Borgmäster wrote:
> To sum it up. We need to shrink the memory needed to start a domU down 
> to somewhere around 12MB. And we do not have much time left to 
> accomplish it. We'd seriuosly appreciate any feedback or tips on how to 
> get going.

I am using Xen in a similar network testing environment and I can boot my
regular domU kernel with memory=10 without a problem.

I've attached my kernel and xen config for you to tryout. Note though that I
am using reiserfs and not ext3.

I am using this kernel config with the 2.6.16-rc1 kernel at

Good luck!

CJ van den Berg


Attachment: config-2.6.16-rc1-xenU
Description: Text document

Attachment: vgw01.cfg
Description: Text document

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