kern/165418: %5Bxen%5D Problems mounting root filesystem from XENHVM

Trix Farrar trix at basement.net
Mon Mar 26 14:00:33 UTC 2012


The following reply was made to PR kern/165418; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Trix Farrar <trix at basement.net>
To: bug-followup at FreeBSD.org
Cc:  
Subject: Re: kern/165418: %5Bxen%5D Problems mounting root filesystem from XENHVM
Date: Mon, 26 Mar 2012 08:26:27 -0500

 Is your root filesystem UFS or UFS2?  The Xen bootloader has problems
 with UFS2.  I'm only running PV guests, but pygrub doesn't recognise
 UFS2 (and had to be patched for UFS).  HVMs may have a similar issue.
 
 


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