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Re: Xen support in Lenny?

Sorry, I posted this article in the wrong group...

Paul van der Vlis schreef:
> Alexander Reichle-Schmehl schreef:
>> Hi!
>> Michael Banck schrieb:
>> [ XEN status for Lenny ]
>>> A paragraph in the next DPN discussing the relevant mailing list thread
>>> looks in order to me though, anyway.
>> I agree, that this would warrant a paragraph in the next DPN.  However
>> my knowledge about XEN is quite limited, so I would prefer someone else
>> to write something up.  Any volunteers for that?
> My english is not very well, but I will try:
> -------------
> Lenny with limited Xen support
> Lenny will have limited Xen support because the vanilla-kernel has only
> 32-bits domU (guest) support with PAE, and no dom0 (host) support. The
> dom0 in Etch does not support PAE.
> Pasi Kärkkäinen explained the situation [1] and Bastian Blank wrote an
> article [2] about the options we have. His conclusion is to support an
> 2.6.18 kernel in Lenny, until Lenny+1/2 adds better Xen support.
> [1] http://lists.debian.org/debian-devel/2008/07/msg00475.html
> [2] http://lists.debian.org/debian-devel/2008/07/msg00476.html
> -----------
> Realize that the article of Bastian gives only options, the conclusion
> is his conclusion. Will this confuse people?
> With regards,
> Paul van der Vlis.

Met vriendelijke groet,
Paul van der Vlis.


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