Re: [Pkg-xen-devel] Xen status in lenny?
On Wed, Jul 16, 2008 at 10:50:22AM +0200, maximilian attems wrote:
> On Wed, 16 Jul 2008, Ben Hutchings wrote:
> > On Tue, Jul 15, 2008 at 05:22:55PM +0300, Pasi Kärkkäinen wrote:
> > <snip>
> > > Hopefully Jeremy Fitzhardinge (from Xensource) and others can get the
> > > important Xen kernel features ported to pv_ops framework and integrated
> > > into vanilla linus kernels soon..
> > >
> > > Status/todo:
> > > http://wiki.xensource.com/xenwiki/XenParavirtOps
> > >
> > > Redhat/Fedora pv_ops Xen kernel dom0 support status:
> > > http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Features/XenPvopsDom0
> > SLES 11 will include Linux 2.6.26 with Xen patches - packages should be
> > available any day now from
> > <ftp://ftp.suse.com/pub/projects/kernel/kotd/SL110_BRANCH/i386/>. Is it
> > possible that those patches will be usable in lenny, as I believe the
> > kernel team expects to release with Linux 2.6.26?
> dom0 looks currently out of reach,
> what we have is the snapshotting features of 2.6.27 for x86_32.
Hmm.. what do you mean with "out of reach" ? pv_ops dom0 is not yet
ready/working, but those SLES 11 patches have the xensource (2.6.18 forward
port) of dom0 and all the other xen kernel features for 2.6.26..
> see relevant posts of Ian Campbell on d-kernel
You mean this?: http://lists.debian.org/debian-kernel/2008/07/msg00070.html
I think the situation has changed after that..
I think x86-64 xen patches are going in for 2.6.27..
"9 hours ago Ingo Molnar Merge branch 'xen-64bit'"