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RE: [Xen-devel] xen newbie: source install hangs, bin install lacks SMP?

To: "Robert Edmonds" <edmonds42@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>, <xen-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: RE: [Xen-devel] xen newbie: source install hangs, bin install lacks SMP?
From: "Ian Pratt" <m+Ian.Pratt@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 8 Nov 2004 05:59:28 -0000
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Thread-topic: [Xen-devel] xen newbie: source install hangs, bin install lacks SMP?
>  - the binary install works fine, except the xen0 kernel 
> fails to detect
>    my second CPU (Tyan S2460 mainboard). The debian 2.6.9-1-k7-smp
>    kernel image detects the second CPU fine.

Dom 0 will only see one processor, but Xen should hopefully see two. 
What does 'xm info' show?
Does 'xm dmesg' show Xen finding two CPUs?

>  - when I install Xen 2.0 from source and boot, my machine hangs at:
>    (XEN) Scrubbing DOM0 RAM: ..done.
>    Why? I'm using the same grub config:

Have you changed the kernel config from the default?
What compiler are you using?


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