[Fedora-xen] FW: [IA64]We have successfully booteddom0/domU/domVTI (xen/ia64) on FC5

Jeremy Katz katzj at redhat.com
Thu Jun 1 03:47:41 UTC 2006

On Thu, 2006-06-01 at 10:21 +0800, Zhang, Xiantao wrote:
> From the last mail:
>     Currently the ext3 is compiled as module, however initrd doesn't work 
> for domU even when we add "ramdisk=" in config file. So we change ext3 to 
> be kernel built-in, and then domU can boot up immediately.

Right -- my question was why don't initrds work.  This is really a
requirement given how some of the early boot process works.  There are
ways you can hack around it, but they'll always be just that, a hack.


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