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Re: [Xen-devel] dom0 kernel crashes with kernel panic during boot

To: Jan Kundrat <jan.kundrat@xxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] dom0 kernel crashes with kernel panic during boot
From: Keir Fraser <Keir.Fraser@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 17 Nov 2004 10:32:05 +0000
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> > > > What are the issues? I know some binary drivers don't like it (e.g.,
> > > > nvidia) but they don't work on Xen anyway.
> > > > 
> > > >  -- Keir
> > > 
> > > if I'm not mistaken, CONFIG_4KSTACKS disables reiser4 support (at least 
> > > on 
> > > vanilla, not sure about Xen). Not a problem for me, though.
> > 
> > reiser4 is not in the main tree. It's still in only the -mm tree.
> > The reiserfs version in 2.6.9 is not disabled by the CONFIG_$kSTACKS
> > option. 
> ok, maybe it was in some -gentoo patched kernel or somewhere else, who 
> knows, but I bet I've seen it _somewhere_ and it has been affected by 
> CONFIG_4KSTACKS. I'm almost sure.

I believe that reiser4 has already been fixed in -mm so that it works
with 4k stacks. So when it hits mainline in 2.6.10/2.6.11 timeframe
it'll not be an issue.

 -- Keir

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