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Re: [Xen-users] Booting past GRUB (RHEL4)

Subject: Re: [Xen-users] Booting past GRUB (RHEL4)
From: Ivan Porro <pivan@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 04 Sep 2006 13:56:56 +0200
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Wrong answer... Sorry, ignore it.

I can only see in my configuration that I've absolute path for kernel and module files. I don't know if this can help solve your problem.


title Xen (2.6.16-src-xen0)
       root (hd0,0)
       kernel /boot/xen-3.gz vcpus=1 com1=115200,8n1 dom0_mem=131072
module /boot/vmlinuz-2.6-xen root=LABEL=/1 ro maxcpus=1 console=tty1 console=ttyS0,115200n8
       module /boot/initrd-2.6-xen.img

Ivan Porro wrote:

AFAIK module /initrd-... etc is ok for domU configurations: in dom0 configuration you should use the classic (like in the redhat original configuration) line starting with initrd /initrd...

let us known

Yoav Felberbaum wrote:

Running a fairly stock RHEL4.4 (previously RHEL4.3) system on an dual Opteron system, & having issues booting Xen. In a nutshell, it simply halts shortly after going thru GRUB, and then automatically reboots. Last output is...

grub.conf is...

title Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES (2.6.9-42.0.2.EL)
        root (hd0,0)
kernel /vmlinuz-2.6.9-42.0.2.EL ro root=LABEL=/ console=tty0 console=ttyS1,19200n8
--->        initrd /initrd-2.6.9-42.0.2.EL.img

title Xen 3.0 / XenLinux 2.6
        root (hd0,0)
        kernel /xen-3.0.gz dom0_mem=192M
module /vmlinuz-2.6-xen ro root=LABEL=/ console=tty0 console=ttyS1,19200n8
--->        module /initrd-2.6-xen.img

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