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[Xen-devel] Re: Error report from attempt to run an HVM instance

To: "Manuel Bouyer" <bouyer@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: [Xen-devel] Re: Error report from attempt to run an HVM instance
From: "Michael Litchard" <michael@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sat, 23 Aug 2008 11:53:24 -0700
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I'm not intending to, I used the hvm script that came with pkgsrc. I
can't find any
line in the script that suggests trying to connect to a serial
console. If there is a line, could you point it out to me?

              Michael Litchard

On Sat, Aug 23, 2008 at 11:41 AM, Manuel Bouyer <bouyer@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Sat, Aug 23, 2008 at 11:22:51AM -0700, Michael Litchard wrote:
>> Tried to run an HVM instance, here's the error report I got.
>> # /usr/pkg/sbin/xm create -c /usr/pkg/share/examples/xen/hvm-netbsd
>                            ^^
>> Using config file "/usr/pkg/share/examples/xen/hvm-netbsd".
>> Started domain hvm-netbsd
>> Unexpected error: exceptions.OSError
>> Please report to xen-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
>> Traceback (most recent call last):
>>   File "/usr/pkg/sbin/xm", line 10, in ?
>>     main.main(sys.argv)
>>   File "/usr/pkg/lib/python2.4/site-packages/xen/xm/main.py", line 2497, in 
>> main
>>     _, rc = _run_cmd(cmd, cmd_name, args)
>>   File "/usr/pkg/lib/python2.4/site-packages/xen/xm/main.py", line
>> 2521, in _run_cmd
>>     return True, cmd(args)
>>   File "<string>", line 1, in <lambda>
>>   File "/usr/pkg/lib/python2.4/site-packages/xen/xm/main.py", line
>> 1299, in xm_importcommand
>>     cmd.main([command] + args)
>>   File "/usr/pkg/lib/python2.4/site-packages/xen/xm/create.py", line
>> 1298, in main
>>     do_console(sxp.child_value(config, 'name', -1))
>>   File "/usr/pkg/lib/python2.4/site-packages/xen/xm/create.py", line
>> 1323, in do_console
>>     (p, rv) = os.waitpid(cpid, os.WNOHANG)
>> OSError: [Errno 10] No child processes
> Could it be because you're trying to connect to a serial console,
> while you have none configured ?
> --
> Manuel Bouyer <bouyer@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference
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