FreeBSD DomU: Upgrade from 7.2 to 8.0
alex at nirgal.de
Tue Jul 20 15:21:31 UTC 2010
Am 20.07.2010 um 13:53 schrieb Michael MacLeod:
> If you're booting the XEN kernel, it's going to need to be running in
> paravirtualized mode. It lacks drivers for non-XEN devices. Also, I
> found the XEN kernel running in paravirtualized mode to be nowhere
> stable enough for production use.
Thanks for clarifying this.
So good news is: i don't need to install a XEN-Kernel. Bad news:
GENERIC won't boot out of the box.
> I have used 8.0 with the GENERIC kernel in
> several domUs (running on Xen 3.4.2 and 4.0) successfully.
My provider is using XEN 3.3.1 - are there any known problems?
> This config file will work for an 8.0 box:
I have to ask my provider for that.
After a litte digging i also found the configuration for a XENHVM-
Is this one maybe worth a try?
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