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Re: [Xen-users] b44 module fails to work with xen patched kernel

To: Marcin Owsiany <marcin@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] b44 module fails to work with xen patched kernel
From: Calvin Webster <cwebster@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 06 Sep 2006 09:50:13 -0400
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Did you have to rebuild your kernel(s)? If there's any hope at all,
that'll be my next ToDo. I was hoping to be able to use the stock FC
kernels, but I really need Xen now for my work.

--Cal Webster

On Wed, 2006-09-06 at 06:38, Marcin Owsiany wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 06, 2006 at 12:22:28AM -0400, Calvin Webster wrote:
> > Is there anything I can do to help move it along?
> > 
> > I'm in exactly the same position.
> > 
> > I've got a Dell E1705 with same hardware config as Woody (Same as 9400,
> > just branded different)
> > 
> > RE: "Bugzilla bug 187929: b44 module is not compiled into kernel-xen0"
> > 
> > This bug hasn't been updated since April 2006 when the b44 module was
> > disabled in kernel config due to "unknown symbol
> > dma_get_cache_alignment"
> > 
> > I've had this laptop for several months now, hoping Xen development
> > would catch up to the new hardware. I'm running FC5 but can't use VT
> > extensions in the Centrino Duo to run the xen kernels.
> It just might be that my hardware is different, but it works OK for me
> on debian 2.6.17-2-xen-686, xen-hypervisor-3.0-unstable-1-i386 
> 3.0-unstable+hg11218-1 
> 02:0e.0 Ethernet controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4401-B0 100Base-TX (rev 
> 02)
> This is an HP/Compaq nx6110
> Marcin

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