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Re: [Xen-devel] Unable to Configure Xen Dom 0 in Jeremy's PVOPS Kernel

To: Teo En Ming <enming.teo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] Unable to Configure Xen Dom 0 in Jeremy's PVOPS Kernel
From: Pasi Kärkkäinen <pasik@xxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 27 Jul 2009 18:01:55 +0300
Cc: Boris Derzhavets <bderzhavets@xxxxxxxxx>, xen-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
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On Mon, Jul 27, 2009 at 10:06:55PM +0800, Teo En Ming wrote:
> Dear Boris,
> Based on your given information, I have managed to configure static IP 
> address inside OpenSolaris UNIX PV guest.
> These are the two crucial lines:
> echo netmask mtu 1492 > /etc/hostname.xnf0
> echo > /etc/defaultrouter
> Please see screenshot here:
> http://3.bp.blogspot.com/_zzjv8MCM2sk/Sm21uPKvVXI/AAAAAAAAAKU/NDQqKSld5v4/s1600-h/03.jpeg
> May I know whether there are any PV device drivers for me to install to 
> improve PV guests' performance? What are the recommended benchmark tools to 
> measure I/O performance of PV guests?

PV guest doesn't need any additional drivers. Like the name PV says, it's
paravirtual, and uses the optimized drivers/interfaces out-of-the-box.

-- Pasi

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