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Re: [Xen-API] Guest Utilities - HVM vs PV mode

  • To: Pasi Kärkkäinen <pasik@xxxxxx>
  • From: Alexandre Kouznetsov <alk@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 11 Feb 2013 15:12:34 -0600
  • Cc: xen-api@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Delivery-date: Mon, 11 Feb 2013 21:12:51 +0000
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El 11/02/13 14:52, Pasi Kärkkäinen escribió:
Does Squeeze's linux-image-2.6.32-5-amd64 already includes Xen PV
support? I believed it was included since v3.0.
I'm quite sure it's the same stock kernel image, I has the same MD5
hash as a regular Debian 6.0 64-bit installation I have around.

Upstream Linux has had Xen domU support since 2.6.24.
So yes, Linux 2.6.32 default kernel has pvops Xen PV support.
I feel like need to go back to school... Have always been using *-xen kernels, even in DomU's.

The closest references I found about Xen DomU support in Linux kernel are
http://wiki.xen.org/wiki/Xen_Kernel_Feature_Matrix and

Thank you.

Alexandre Kouznetsov

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