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Re: [Xen-devel] Xen 3.3.x on recent dom0 kernels

>>> On 16.05.12 at 14:44, Pasi KÃrkkÃinen<pasik@xxxxxx> wrote:
> On Wed, May 16, 2012 at 11:48:30AM +0100, Stefano Stabellini wrote:
>> On Tue, 15 May 2012, Alex Bligh wrote:
>> > Odd question I know. I am looking for source for as recent a kernel as
>> > possible running the old style xenlinux/xenified kernel (i.e. capable of
>> > running the xen3.3.x hypervisor). Any ideas where I can get this -
>> > preferably in git form?
>> > 
>> > I think Stefano Stabellini had something that worked up to 2.6.36 (from
>> > memory).
>> Nope, I always worked on pvops style kernels.
>> I think that your best chance would be with SLES/OpenSUSE kernels.
> SLES11SP1 has 2.6.32 Xenlinux kernel, and SLES11SP2 has 3.x Xenlinux kernel.
> Jan probably can comment if those (should/might) work with old Xen 3.3.x 
> hypervisor..

They should, as long as they're being compiled with the right .config.
As evidence for this, the -ec2 flavor we have in SLES reportedly
works fine on Amazon's archaic 3.0.x hypervisor.


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