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Re: [Xen-devel] Re: [PATCH]: kexec: framework and i386 (Take VIII)

To: Ian Pratt <m+Ian.Pratt@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] Re: [PATCH]: kexec: framework and i386 (Take VIII)
From: Horms <horms@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 18 May 2006 12:35:43 +0900
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On Wed, May 17, 2006 at 11:40:32AM +0100, Ian Pratt wrote:
> > kexec -l -t multiboot-x86 --append="console=com1 sync_console 
> > conswitch=bb com1=115200,8n1,0x3f8 dom0_mem=48000" /root/xen 
> > --module="/root/vmlinuz-xen root=/dev/hda1 ro 
> > console=ttyS0,115200 clock=pit ip=on apm=power-off" 
> > --module=/tmp/initramfs_data.cpio
> The 'clock=pit ip=on apm=power-off' options are specific to your system
> rather than being required for the kexec to work, right?

Yes, that is correct, a more generic and minimal invocation would be:

kexec -l -t multiboot-x86 /root/xen --module="/root/vmlinuz-xen root=/dev/hda1 

Horms                                           http://www.vergenet.net/~horms/

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