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Re: [Xen-users] Reinstalling an old version of xen

The idea is that i want to patch the /net/core/net-sysfs.c file in
dom0, which uses kernel 3.1 on centos 6.4, the patch is only for
kernel 2.6 .
Is there any problem with Xen 4.2 if i replace the kernel 3.1 with a
patched version of kernel 2.6 ?

On Fri, Mar 6, 2015 at 12:37 PM, Ian Campbell <ian.campbell@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Fri, 2015-03-06 at 12:30 +0100, rp-user wrote:
>> Hello
>> I have installed the latest version of xen, Xen4.2 using kernel 3.1.
>> It is working correctly. I need to install some patches that requires
>> kernel 2.6.
>> Any help?
>> Do i need to reinstall an old version of xen which uses kernel 2.6 or
>> something else . It is important that i would like to not change any
>> configuration and the funcionality of dom0.
> Xen and the dom0 kernel should be changeable independently.
> We used to ship a kernel (a long time ago) with Xen for convenience when
> the kernel side support was not in mainline, but that was the only
> reason, even then there was no linkage (at least not since the very
> early days of Xen).
> Ian.

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