[Libvir] Empty <bootloader> tag?

Daniel P. Berrange berrange at redhat.com
Thu Jan 17 14:48:23 UTC 2008

On Wed, Jan 16, 2008 at 10:56:39PM -0800, Kaitlin Rupert wrote:
> Hello,
> I created a guest from XML without a <bootloader> tag.  When I run 
> dumpxml on the guest, I notice that an empty <bootloader /> tag is 
> appended.  Is this the expected behavior?  This seems to differ from the 
> behavior of other optional tags.

Yes & no. You should get a bootloader tag added only if you didn't
already have a kerenl/initrd tag.

What version of Xen are you using ? Please capture the output of 

  'xm list --long {NAME OF GUEST}'

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