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

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  • From: George Shuklin <george.shuklin@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 12 Feb 2013 08:02:56 +0400
  • Delivery-date: Tue, 12 Feb 2013 04:03:10 +0000
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On 12.02.2013 01:12, Alexandre Kouznetsov wrote:

El 11/02/13 14:52, Pasi KÃrkkÃinen escribiÃ:
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.

-xen kernels is still better.

All vanilla kernels < 3.0 can't raise memory over initial value (even static max > dynamic max), and time is screwed after migration, and MemTotal is not equal to mem_kb for domain... It can works, but we still using suse's -xen forward-ported kernels, because they more polished, than upstream.

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