On Sun, Nov 8, 2009 at 5:07 PM, Pasi Kärkkäinen <pasik@xxxxxx> wrote:
> On Sun, Nov 08, 2009 at 11:14:40AM +0530, Tej wrote:
>> Recently I have tried Xen 3.4.1 (even xen-unstable.hg) and Linux
>> 22.214.171.124 tree on new ubuntyu karmic koala.
>> I have tried this combination on different machine AMD64, intel i386,
>> but every time I boot process is stop at
>> "Waiting for root file system" , After some time the promt drops to
>> initramfs shell.
> Well.. it either means the driver for your SATA controller is not
> loaded, the driver is misbehaving or the driver is too old to actually
> support the controller.
>> I am sure the problem is not due to NOT selecting prooper SATA
>> controller or something ike that.....
> You should enable/configure serial console and capture the full xen and
> dom0 kernel boot logs so we can see what's wrong..
I will try get boot logs ASAP, however i guess netconsole is a better option.
> that's the easiest way to troubleshoot the problem.
>> I have tried similar hardware configuration with Xen on Jaunty it
>> works without any problem.
>> I am just wondering why it is refusing to work on Karmic, possible reasons.
>> 1. gcc 4.4
>> 2. make version
>> 3. your thoughts please????
>> I have tried pvops kernel, it works but I need 126.96.36.199 tree so any
> Any particular reason for that?
> Have you considered the novell/opensuse forward-ported 2.6.18 patches for
Ok, I think I am not clearly spelling out the problem.
1. Xen with Linux 188.8.131.52 on AMD64 hardware. OS: Ubuntu Jaunty.
Everything is working fine.
2. Xen with Linux 184.108.40.206 on *Same* AMD64 hardware. OS: Ubuntu
Karmic. Boot process fails with error Waiting for filesystem
Difference between 1 and 2 are *only* OS. Nothing else same
configuration, same Hardware, same Kernel (however i didn't check with
Why problem exist, it could be GCC and Make new version??? or ???
> -- Pasi
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