ia64/xen-unstable

changeset 15291:56bab6f498ac

Fix the README to match Xen 3.1
From: Ryan Riley <rileyrd@gmail.com>
Signed-off-by: Keir Fraser <keir@xensource.com>
author kfraser@localhost.localdomain
date Thu Jun 07 16:44:04 2007 +0100 (2007-06-07)
parents a7601de2f733
children a5ae31a91b10
files README
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     1.1 --- a/README	Thu Jun 07 14:30:21 2007 +0100
     1.2 +++ b/README	Thu Jun 07 16:44:04 2007 +0100
     1.3 @@ -1,11 +1,11 @@
     1.4 -################################
     1.5 - __  __            _____  ___
     1.6 - \ \/ /___ _ __   |___ / / _ \
     1.7 -  \  // _ \ '_ \    |_ \| | | |
     1.8 -  /  \  __/ | | |  ___) | |_| |
     1.9 - /_/\_\___|_| |_| |____(_)___/
    1.10 +#############################
    1.11 + __  __            _____  _ 
    1.12 + \ \/ /___ _ __   |___ / / |
    1.13 +  \  // _ \ '_ \    |_ \ | |
    1.14 +  /  \  __/ | | |  ___) || |
    1.15 + /_/\_\___|_| |_| |____(_)_|
    1.16  
    1.17 -################################
    1.18 +#############################
    1.19  
    1.20  http://www.xensource.com/xen/about.html
    1.21  
    1.22 @@ -21,7 +21,7 @@ development community, spearheaded by Xe
    1.23  by the original Xen development team to build enterprise products
    1.24  around Xen.
    1.25  
    1.26 -The 3.0 release offers excellent performance, hardware support and
    1.27 +The 3.1 release offers excellent performance, hardware support and
    1.28  enterprise-grade features such as x86_32-PAE, x86_64, SMP guests and
    1.29  live relocation of VMs. This install tree contains source for a Linux
    1.30  2.6 guest; ports to Linux 2.4, NetBSD, FreeBSD and Solaris are
    1.31 @@ -55,8 +55,8 @@ 2. Configure your bootloader to boot Xen
    1.32     /boot/grub/menu.lst: edit this file to include an entry like the
    1.33     following:
    1.34  
    1.35 -    title Xen 3.0 / XenLinux 2.6
    1.36 -       kernel /boot/xen-3.0.gz console=vga
    1.37 +    title Xen 3.1 / XenLinux 2.6
    1.38 +       kernel /boot/xen-3.1.gz console=vga
    1.39         module /boot/vmlinuz-2.6-xen root=<root-dev> ro console=tty0
    1.40         module /boot/initrd-2.6-xen.img
    1.41  
    1.42 @@ -75,7 +75,7 @@ 2. Configure your bootloader to boot Xen
    1.43     32MB memory for internal use, which is not available for allocation
    1.44     to virtual machines.
    1.45  
    1.46 -3. Reboot your system and select the "Xen 3.0 / XenLinux 2.6" menu
    1.47 +3. Reboot your system and select the "Xen 3.1 / XenLinux 2.6" menu
    1.48     option. After booting Xen, Linux will start and your initialisation
    1.49     scripts should execute in the usual way.
    1.50  
    1.51 @@ -103,8 +103,8 @@ performed with root privileges.]
    1.52  
    1.53  1. Download and untar the source tarball file. This will be a
    1.54     file named xen-unstable-src.tgz, or xen-$version-src.tgz.
    1.55 -   You can also pull the current version from the SCMS
    1.56 -   that is being used (Bitkeeper, scheduled to change shortly).
    1.57 +   You can also pull the current version from the mercurial
    1.58 +   repository at http://xenbits.xensource.com/
    1.59  
    1.60      # tar xzf xen-unstable-src.tgz
    1.61  
    1.62 @@ -173,8 +173,13 @@ 5. To rebuild a kernel with a modified c
    1.63  
    1.64     Depending on your config, you may need to use 'mkinitrd' to create
    1.65     an initial ram disk, just like a native system e.g.
    1.66 -    # depmod 2.6.16-xen
    1.67 -    # mkinitrd -v -f --with=aacraid --with=sd_mod --with=scsi_mod initrd-2.6.16-xen.img 2.6.16-xen
    1.68 +    # depmod 2.6.18-xen
    1.69 +    # mkinitrd -v -f --with=aacraid --with=sd_mod --with=scsi_mod initrd-2.6.18-xen.img 2.6.18-xen
    1.70 +
    1.71 +   Other systems may requires the use of 'mkinitramfs' to create the
    1.72 +   ram disk.
    1.73 +    # depmod 2.6.18-xen
    1.74 +    # mkinitramfs -o initrd-2.6.18-xen.img 2.6.18-xen
    1.75  
    1.76  
    1.77  Python Runtime Libraries