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Re: [Xen-users] [Xen-devel] Successful Xen VGA Passthrough with Sapphire AMD Radeon HD 6450 Display Card

IIRC, cross-posting to both users and devel lists is frowned upon, so I'm dropping the devel list in the reply.

AFAIK, there is no automatic bridge creation - you need to do this yourself in whatever way your distro handles it.

On 09/04/2014 06:36 AM, Teo En Ming wrote:

By the way, there's another problem. Xen 4.4.1 does not create a network
bridge. The command "sudo brctl show" shows up nothing. Please teach me
how to create a network bridge in Xen 4.4.1.

Thank you very much.

Yours sincerely,

Teo En Ming

On Thu, Sep 4, 2014 at 1:29 PM, Teo En Ming
<mailto:singapore.mr.teo.en.ming@xxxxxxxxx>> wrote:


    I would like to report successful Xen VGA Passthrough with Sapphire
    AMD Radeon HD 6450 display card.

    Details are as follows:

    Host operating system dom0: Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
    Linux kernel: self-compiled 3.16.1
    Xen hypervisor: self-compiled 4.4.1
    Guest operating system domU: Windows 7 Ultimate HVM domU
    Sapphire AMD Radeon HD 6450 Driver DVD: INSTALLED

    Please refer to the attached file amd.txt for installation details.
    I will write a more detailed installation guide later on. Stay tuned.

    Also please refer to attached screenshot showing that AMD RADEON HD
    6450 in Display Manager DOES NOT have error code 43. There is NO
    yellow exclamation mark beside the AMD Radeon HD 6450 in Display
    Manager. Xen VGA Passthrough is fully successful.

    Screenshot URL:


    I would like to report that Xen VGA Passthrough with Windows 8 HVM
    domU is NOT successful. Although Windows 8 HVM domU can boot up
    successfully initially with successful VGA passthrough, it
    SUBSEQUENTLY keeps rebooting forever whenever I tried to start
    Windows 8 HVM domU.

    Currently I have a problem. Although I passed through the USB
    controllers, the USB keyboard and USB mouse is not working. I need
    to open a VNC Viewer to Windows 7 HVM domU and control the USB mouse
    from within the VNC Viewer. This is not ideal. Please help me with
    this problem so that I can use the USB mouse and USB keyboard
    directly within Windows 7 HVM domU.

    Thank you very much.

    Yours sincerely,

    Teo En Ming

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