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Re: [Xen-devel] using OCAML xenstored

To: Yuvraj Agarwal <yuvraj@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] using OCAML xenstored
From: Pasi Kärkkäinen <pasik@xxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 23 May 2010 16:59:56 +0300
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On Sat, May 22, 2010 at 05:48:58PM -0700, Yuvraj Agarwal wrote:
> Hi All,
> I would like to give the OCAML version of xenstored a shot, since the
> older version (in C) takes a long time to start up a large number of VMs.
> I have a new machine (Ubuntu 10.04 64bit) that I plan to give this a try
> with. Is there something else that I need to do besides the following: 
> 1. Build the 2.6.32 pvops kernel as specified in:
> http://wiki.xensource.com/xenwiki/XenParavirtOps   
>    < DONE >  
> 2. Download the xen-4.0.0 stable version from
> http://www.xen.org/products/xen_source.html 
> 3. change Config.mk flag CONFIG_OCAML_XENSTORED ?= n to "y"  as" 
> 4. "make xen", make "tools"  and then the "make xen-install" and "make
> install-tools PYTHON_PREFIX_ARG="  
> Is there something else needed?  Are there any recent patches to the OCAML
> xenstored that I need to apply?

Just browse through http://xenbits.xen.org/xen-unstable.hd and 
http://xenbits.xen.org/xen-4.0-testing.hg changelogs.

xen-4.0-testing.hg is currently at 4.0.1-rc1 stage.

-- Pasi

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