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RE: [Xen-users] HVM FreeBSD 7.0 DomU at Xen 3.2 CentOS 5.1 Dom0(64-bit)

To: "Freddie Cash" <fjwcash@xxxxxxxxx>, <bderzhavets@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: RE: [Xen-users] HVM FreeBSD 7.0 DomU at Xen 3.2 CentOS 5.1 Dom0(64-bit)
From: "Ross S. W. Walker" <rwalker@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 25 Apr 2008 16:08:13 -0400
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Thread-topic: [Xen-users] HVM FreeBSD 7.0 DomU at Xen 3.2 CentOS 5.1 Dom0(64-bit)
Freddie Cash wrote:
> On April 25, 2008 12:13 pm Boris Derzhavets wrote:
> > Would it be possible to install HVM FreeBSD 7.0 DomU at Xen 3.2 CentOS
> > 5.1 Dom0 (64-bit) ?
> You would have to install the 64-bit version of FreeBSD.  I'm told running 
> 32-bit guests on a 64-bit hosts doesn't work in CentOS 5.1 (will work in 
> 5.2).

Nah, the OP is running the Xen 3.2 which will allow 32-bit PVMs and HVMS
to run correctly on 64-bit dom0.

> I've successfully installed FreeBSD 6.3 (32-bit and 64-bit) and FreeBSD 
> 7.0 (32-bit and 64-bit) in Xen 3.2 HVMs running on 64-bit Ubuntu Hardy 
> using 2.4.24 for the dom0.  (As well as in KVM HVMs running on Debian 
> Lenny, 2.6.22 and 2.6.24.)

It should work.

Now FreeBSD PVM, well I would like to know if that works.


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