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Re: [Xen-users] domU only booting with extra = 'xencons=tty1'

On Thu, Jun 11, 2009 at 3:10 PM, Andreas Sommer<AndiDog@xxxxxx> wrote:
> I'm using Debian 5 (lenny) with Xen 3.2-1.

> 2) I'm trying to start the VM via libvirt which uses XML configuration, and
> I can't get it to work (tried to convert the extra line to <console
> tty="tty1" /> but that didn't work). This is why I asked for another
> solution ;)

Try editing domU's /etc/inittab, add

co:23:respawn:/sbin/getty -L hvc0 9600 vt102

in short, Lenny's -Xen kernel creates console on hvc0 by default, so
you should tell Lenny to spawn a login session there.


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