[fedora-virt] Dom0 kernels

Gerd Hoffmann kraxel at redhat.com
Tue Feb 24 21:03:30 UTC 2009

M A Young wrote:
> I have built a new set of kernel packages based on fedora rawhide 
> kernels and the xen/dom0/hackery branch of Jeremy's git repository (
> http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/jeremy/xen.git;a=summary ).
>  This batch (kernel-2.6.29- is available via the
> koji build system at 
> http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/taskinfo?taskID=1149500
> These are really for development and debugging purposes only, as I am
>  still having problems getting them to boot, but others have reported
>  more success at getting kernels based on this git repository
> working, so you might be lucky

Try "pci=nomsi", msi support for xen isn't there yet.  Last week a major
bug in IO-APIC setup has been fixed and the kernels run quite stable on
modern hardware now.  My old, apic-less i386 laptop still doesn't boot


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