AW: [Fedora-xen] Fedora 10 Release and Virtualization News / RHEL5/CentOS5 dom0 support for F10 guest domUs
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Wed Nov 26 12:29:19 UTC 2008
Daniel P. Berrange wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 26, 2008 at 12:38:29PM +0200, Pasi K?rkk?inen wrote:
>> 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:
> Yes, that is correct - RHEL-5.2 Xen doesn't understand the new bzImage
> style kernels.
So is there any way to get F10 domU running on F8 dom0 ?
I don't want to have to downgrade all my dom0s to RHEL or CentOS ...
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