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RE: [Xen-devel] debian and gfs and xen

On Fri, 29 Jul 2005, James Harper wrote:

> > > For testing purposes, you could try using an undebianised XenLinux
> > kernel and
> > > the stock GFS patches.  If it works, you can try to integrate it all
> > nicely.
> >
> > I never use debianized kernel source.  Hate it with a passion(don't
> get me
> > started).  I've always used pristine kernel source, and applied the
> xen
> > patch
> > myself.  Applying gfs should be no different.
> I use make-kpkg nowadays, but I guess that's just because I'm
> comfortable with it, and the resulting deb can be applied to multiple
> machines. The latest gfs I could find (redhat cvs) appears to be
> external modules, not patches to the kernel. My first attempt at
> compiling (./configure ; make ) didn't work though.

I've tried compiling module source with kpkg and xen.  kpkg doesn't pass the
ARCH=xen when compiling the module; your problem might be related.

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