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Re: [Xen-devel] Newbie of xen-unstable: xend start failure

To: Rune Johan Andresen <runejoha@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] Newbie of xen-unstable: xend start failure
From: helen zhan <helenzhan04@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 20 Jul 2004 11:55:50 -0700 (PDT)
Cc: xen-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Mark Williamson <Mark.Williamson@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
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Thanks for your help.  I modified the grub.conf file again based on the hint from the error messages.  It is working now. :-)

Rune Johan Andresen <runejoha@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

try: module /vmlinuz-2.4.26-xen0 root=/dev/hda1 ro console=tty0


On Jul 20, 2004, at 6:10 PM, helen zhan wrote:

> Right, I didn't boot into XenLinux. But now?everytime when I try to
> reboot into XenLinux, the booting got into a loop as follows. Does
> anyone have any idea of how to fix it?
> ?lt;br>> at the multiboot page, I chose "xen running linux 2.4.26"
> ?lt;br>> Then it began to boot and stopper at the promput
> ?lt;br>> "(XEN)*** Sereial input -> COM0(type 'CTRL-a' three times to switch
> input to Xen)."
> ?lt;br>> So I typed 'CTRL-a' three times. But as a result, it returns me to the
> multiboot page again.
> ?lt;br>> The following is related config in my /boot/grub.conf file.
> ?lt;br>>
> title Xen running Linux 2.4.26
> root(hd0,0)
> kernel /xen.gz dom0_mem=131072 watchdog com1=115200,8n1 noht
> Thanks & Best wishes,
> ?lt;br>> Helen
> ?lt;br>>
> Mark Williamson wrote:
> Had you rebooted into the Xen / XenLinux kernels at the time or were
> you just
> testing Xend with your normal Linux kernel? Xend will not start under
> a
> normal Linux kernel because the /proc/xen/privcmd file does not exist.
> HTH,
> Mark
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