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Re: [Xen-devel] Console is not working with Dom0 and Xen unstab

To: Wei Liu <liuw@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] Console is not working with Dom0 and Xen unstable
From: Pasi Kärkkäinen <pasik@xxxxxx>
Date: Sat, 30 Apr 2011 13:41:51 +0300
Cc: xen-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Stefano Stabellini <stefano.stabellini@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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On Sat, Apr 30, 2011 at 06:27:35PM +0800, Wei Liu wrote:
> On Sat, Apr 30, 2011 at 5:59 PM, Pasi Kärkkäinen <pasik@xxxxxx> wrote:
> > You've configured Xen hypervisor (xen.gz) to use the serial port as a 
> > console,
> > do you get XEN output on the serial? If not, the settings are wrong.
> >
> > For dom0 linux kernel you've specified to use the hypervisor (hvc0) as a 
> > console.
> > So dom0 linux kernel messages should go to the serial through Xen.
> >
> I got Xen output from the serial.

Ok, so that works.

> > What output exactly?
> >
> Things like populating /dev, SSH daemon starting, Apache starting,
> etc. Just normal messages that show up when the system is booting. No
> error is showed.
> I'm pretty sure that Dom0 is running normally. I will check my settings.

So you're probably just missing a getty for hvc0 ? 

-- Pasi

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