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RE: [Xen-devel] RE: Windows7 Home, PV drivers (x32_0.11.0.238) stuck dur

To: "chris" <tknchris@xxxxxxxxx>, "Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk" <konrad.wilk@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: RE: [Xen-devel] RE: Windows7 Home, PV drivers (x32_0.11.0.238) stuck during install (image attached)
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Date: Wed, 9 Mar 2011 21:55:13 +1100
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Thread-topic: [Xen-devel] RE: Windows7 Home, PV drivers (x32_0.11.0.238) stuck during install (image attached)
> Is that a safe way to temporarily disable gplpv? If we hide the
> platform device then gplpv shouldn't start, correct?

Hmmm... the driver will still load, and will try to disable the qemu
devices. If xen_platform_pci=0 disables the qemu device disabling
mechanism then it may work.

Otherwise, putting /NOGPLPV in your boot.ini (or BCD) or just booting in
safe mode should do the trick.


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