AW: [Fedora-xen] Fedora 10 Release and Virtualization News / RHEL5/CentOS5 dom0 support for F10 guest domUs
pasik at iki.fi
Wed Nov 26 10:38:29 UTC 2008
On Wed, Nov 26, 2008 at 12:31:31PM +0200, Pasi Kärkkäinen wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 26, 2008 at 10:06:36AM +0000, M A Young wrote:
> > On Tue, 25 Nov 2008, Franz Von Hahn wrote:
> > >You could propably use CentOS 5.2 als a dom0. It is shipped with a
> > >kernel-xen package 2.6.18.x. It works fine for me but i haven't tried
> > >F10 so far since i'm acutally downloading the iso image of F10 which
> > >takes a long time when using a 1024kpb/s line, you know ;)
> > I believe you need Centos 5.3 for F10 xen guest clients which, as RHEL5.3
> > beta has only just appeared, probably won't be available until after
> > Fedora 8 has EOLed.
> Yeah.. I believe RHEL 5.2 and CentOS 5.2 has too old python-virtinst
> to handle/install F10 guests..
> RHEL 5.3 will contain updated python-virtinst that supports F10 guests.
> It is already included in RHEL 5.3 beta.
> If you can't try RHEL 5.3 beta dom0, you could try with installing
> python-virtinst-0.300.2-10.el5 or newer to your RHEL 5.2 / CentOS 5.2 dom0..
> it should add support for F10 domUs. For more information check that
> bugzilla link above.
> RHEL 5.3 beta announcement:
Oh, and it seems you also need newer libxc:
"RHEL5.3 xen: include support for booting Fedora 10 DomU (i.e. bzImage support)":
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