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Re: [Xen-devel] A question on xen-1.2??

On Thu, 1 Apr 2004, Ian Pratt wrote:

> >
> > I have been able to compile and boot xeno-linux-2.4.24-xeno (used
> > linux-2.4.25 generics sources this time).
> >
> > I see two messages at boot, parts of dmesg shown:
> > ---
> > Linux version 2.4.25-xeno (root@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx) (gcc version 3.3.2 
> > 20031022 (Red Hat Linux 3.3.2-1)) #1 Thu Apr 1 15:39:11 EST 2004
> > On node 0 totalpages: 32768
> > ...
> > ---> first one starts
> > RAMDISK: ext2 filesystem found at block 0
> > RAMDISK: image too big! (8000/4096 blocks)
> > Freeing initrd memory: 8000k freed
> Are you intentionally trying to use an initrd ram disk?  If so,
> what's in it?  Why is it so big? (this is a linux issue, not a
> Xen one)

Interestingly it only 98K initrd..
In linux domain initrd of 1600K are working (initrd-2.4.22-1.2115,nptl.img
for uniprocessor kernel under Fedora).

> Odd. Are you booting with 'noreboot' on the Xen command line?
Yes, I am.

Thanks for the responses.

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