[Fedora-xen] Fedora 10 on RHEL5.3 x86_64

Mathieu Chouquet-Stringer mchouque at free.fr
Mon Mar 23 20:07:32 UTC 2009

On Mon, Mar 23, 2009 at 08:46:55PM +0200, Pasi Kärkkäinen wrote:
> I just installed 32bit Fedora 10 Xen domU guest on CentOS 5.3 dom0. It seems to
> work just fine.. 
> I had to create a kickstart file that forces installation of kernel-PAE instead of 
> normal non-PAE kernel, because only PAE kernels are supported for 32bit Xen PV domUs.
> It's known Fedora 10 anaconda installer bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=470905
> [...]

Yeah, I read about that.  In my case it was an issue with NX...  The F10
kernel was trying to use it though it was disabled on the host (dom0)
causing 'invalid instruction' errors.
I enabled it in the BIOS and it worked.  That said it's still a bug but
I found a fix mainstream (or even in bugzilla, don't remember).

Mathieu Chouquet-Stringer                           mchouque at free.fr
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