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Re: [Xen-devel] pvops0 kernel 2.6.32.x still does not boot if x > 18, sh

To: Andreas Kinzler <ml-xen-devel@xxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] pvops0 kernel 2.6.32.x still does not boot if x > 18, shouldn't that be fixed for release of Xen 4.0.2/4.1
From: Stefano Stabellini <stefano.stabellini@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 21 Mar 2011 18:33:24 +0000
Cc: Jeremy Fitzhardinge <jeremy@xxxxxxxx>, "xen-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx" <xen-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, Keir Fraser <keir@xxxxxxx>, Stefano Stabellini <Stefano.Stabellini@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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On Mon, 21 Mar 2011, Andreas Kinzler wrote:
> On 16.03.2011 15:36, Stefano Stabellini wrote:
> >> sorry to be persistent, but the problem that pvops0 kernel 2.6.32.x
> >> still does not boot if x>  18 on my machines (and on many other
> >> machines, see this mailing list) is not solved yet.
> >> Shouldn't this be a great focus of debugging and fixing?
> >> What is the point of having releases for 4.0.2 or 4.1 if I don't have a
> >> dom0 kernel?
> >> The last time I tried it was with snapshot 892d2f052e97.
> > can you try this simple patch please?
> Yes, I can confirm that this patch seems to help. I tried snapshot 
> ea954f6 (current commit as of now). With the patch it does boot and 
> first runs of Xen VMs seem all OK. Without the patch it does not boot.
> Is this the official fix? Any side-effects?
No it is not, but it shouldn't have any bad side effects.

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