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Re: [Xen-users] DomU, PXE & Ubuntu Gutsy 64

To: Jinn <xen@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] DomU, PXE & Ubuntu Gutsy 64
From: Christian Horn <chorn@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 7 Dec 2007 10:03:03 +0100
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On Thu, Dec 06, 2007 at 05:47:12PM +0100, Jinn wrote:
> I'm trying to get a DomU to PXE boot and install over the network.  I  
> [pxe-boot paravirt-domU]

Try https://www.cs.tcd.ie/Stephen.Childs/pypxeboot/ .
This does the pxe-things of getting a ip, retrieving kernel and
vmlinuz and then starts up the para-domU with those settings.

> I then edited the config and set it to network boot like this:
> [pxe-boot hvm-domU]
>       Using config file "./vm1.cfg".
>       Error: Boot loader didn't return any data!

This did work for me, follow the directions at
http://fluxcoil.net/doku.php/xen/pxe_booting . vnc-access is
possible as well as sdl-access to the HVM-domU.


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