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Re: [MirageOS-devel] Mirage ARM port

On 04/16/2014 12:40 PM, Thomas Leonard wrote:
> On 14 April 2014 17:19, Thomas Leonard <talex5@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> On 11 April 2014 13:41, Anil Madhavapeddy <anil@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> [...]
>>> Another thing worth trying is to bring up a FreeBSD/Xen/ARM guest on
>>> your setup to check that it comes up with that version of Xen.  It looks
>>> like we're heading towards FreeBSD being a potential replacement for
>>> MiniOS as a bootloader in the longer term. Having the FreeBSD/Xen/ARM guest
>>> working means that we could in theory unify the Raspberry Pi and Xen
>>> Mirage backends.
>>> See these about FreeBSD on Xen:
>>> http://blog.xen.org/index.php/2014/01/21/improved-xen-support-in-freebsd/
>>> http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-xen/2014-January/001974.html
>> OK, I'll look at adding instructions for FreeBSD next.
> Instructions for a FreeBSD guest are now up here:
> https://github.com/talex5/mirage-www/blob/next/tmpl/wiki/xen-on-cubieboard2.md#freebsd-guest
> The original instructions worked well. I just corrected a few typos
> and gave more information for people not used to FreeBSD (like me).

Thanks, it's very easy to follow. May I ask you to create/update Xen
wiki with this instructions?

I have one comment about the FreeBSD Guest part. Can you point to my
xen-arm-v2 branch? The xen-arm version has few bugs that don't allow
guest to use multi-user mode.


Julien Grall

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