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Re: [Xen-users] "device model failure" when launching Windows SBS 2003

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Subject: Re: [Xen-users] "device model failure" when launching Windows SBS 2003 HVM
From: "Fajar A. Nugraha" <fajar@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 1 May 2009 10:18:08 +0700
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On Fri, May 1, 2009 at 3:59 AM, Frans Lawaetz <frans@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi-
> I am trying to install Windows SBS 2003 32-bit in a HVM on a CentOS 5.1
> x86_64 system running Xen 3.3.1 from the gitco repositories.
> The domU config is below.  I have tried a variety of different settings to
> no avail.

> disk = [ 'phy:/dev/VolGroup00/win2k3,xvda,w', ',hdc:cdrom,r' ]
> cdrom = '/dev/cdrom'

This seems wrong. Try

disk = [ 'phy:/dev/VolGroup00/win2k3,hda,w', 'phy:/dev/cdrom,hdc:cdrom,r' ]

and remove the "cdrom=" line completely
It would also be faster if you ISO image instead of physical cdrom drive.



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