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Re: Xen support on Squeeze

On Sun, Jan 03, 2010 at 04:55:27PM +1100, Brian May wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 03, 2010 at 01:21:55AM +0000, Ben Hutchings wrote:
> > I believe we will have Xen hypervisor and Linux dom0 packages, but they
> > will not be supported to the degree that ordinary kernel packages are.
> I can't see any Xen kernel in Squeeze with support for Xen. Am I blind?

Yes, you are.

| Package: linux-image-2.6.32-trunk-686-bigmem
| [...]
| Description: Linux 2.6.32 for PCs with 4GB+ RAM
| [...]
|  This kernel also runs on a Xen hypervisor.  It supports only unprivileged
|  (domU) operation.

> I don't see the hypervisor either, the only packages with xen in are:

| Package: xen-hypervisor-3.4-i386
| [...]
| Description: The Xen Hypervisor on i386


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