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Re: [Xen-users] filesystem image of Fedora Core for Xen? / Others VM

On Mon, 4 Apr 2005, Paul Lee wrote:

> FWIW I think less techie users would prefer something graphical and the 
> ability to create working domU images from install discs either on a 
> CD-ROM or .iso's mounted as a loopback device. Something similar to 
> UMLbuilder for RPM based distributions.

We're working on it.  Jeremy already has a working prototype
for a bootloader, which allows kernel and initrd to live
inside the xenU filesystem, meaning you can configure a xenU
guest all from the inside.

A next step would be a method for device discovery in
xenolinux, so the installer could run inside a virtual

"Debugging is twice as hard as writing the code in the first place.
Therefore, if you write the code as cleverly as possible, you are,
by definition, not smart enough to debug it." - Brian W. Kernighan

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