ia64/xen-unstable

changeset 4946:71c1f8cf361d

bitkeeper revision 1.1425 (4289b159Cmh6NHAqKpwaWnNgVs6sWA)

user.tex:
note differences between 2.x and 3.x
author smh22@firebug.cl.cam.ac.uk
date Tue May 17 08:54:49 2005 +0000 (2005-05-17)
parents 8820b00f46e3
children 5b730cb3857a
files docs/src/user.tex
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     1.1 --- a/docs/src/user.tex	Tue May 17 07:40:31 2005 +0000
     1.2 +++ b/docs/src/user.tex	Tue May 17 08:54:49 2005 +0000
     1.3 @@ -483,15 +483,15 @@ distribution.  The entry should look som
     1.4  
     1.5  {\small
     1.6  \begin{verbatim}
     1.7 -title Xen 2.0 / XenLinux 2.6.9
     1.8 -  kernel /boot/xen.gz dom0_mem=128M
     1.9 -  module /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.9-xen0 root=/dev/sda4 ro console=tty0
    1.10 +title Xen 2.0 / XenLinux 2.6.11
    1.11 +  kernel /boot/xen.gz dom0_mem=131072
    1.12 +  module /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.11-xen0 root=/dev/sda4 ro console=tty0
    1.13  \end{verbatim}
    1.14  }
    1.15  
    1.16  The kernel line tells GRUB where to find Xen itself and what boot
    1.17  parameters should be passed to it (in this case, setting domain 0's
    1.18 -memory allocation and the settings for the serial port). For more
    1.19 +memory allocation in kilobytes and the settings for the serial port). For more
    1.20  details on the various Xen boot parameters see Section~\ref{s:xboot}. 
    1.21  
    1.22  The module line of the configuration describes the location of the
    1.23 @@ -524,7 +524,7 @@ have problems.
    1.24  
    1.25  \subsection{Serial Console (optional)}
    1.26  
    1.27 -%%   kernel /boot/xen.gz dom0_mem=128M com1=115200,8n1
    1.28 +%%   kernel /boot/xen.gz dom0_mem=131072 com1=115200,8n1
    1.29  %%   module /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.9-xen0 root=/dev/sda4 ro 
    1.30  
    1.31  
    1.32 @@ -534,7 +534,7 @@ with:
    1.33  \begin{quote}
    1.34  {\small
    1.35  \begin{verbatim}
    1.36 -   kernel /boot/xen.gz dom0_mem=128M com1=115200,8n1
    1.37 +   kernel /boot/xen.gz dom0_mem=131072 com1=115200,8n1
    1.38  \end{verbatim}}
    1.39  \end{quote}
    1.40  
    1.41 @@ -1754,10 +1754,11 @@ editing \path{grub.conf}.
    1.42   default unit, if no suffix is specified, is bytes.
    1.43  
    1.44  \item [dom0\_mem=xxx ] 
    1.45 - Set the amount of memory to be allocated to domain0. This parameter
    1.46 + Set the amount of memory to be allocated to domain0. In Xen 3.x the parameter
    1.47   may be specified with a B, K, M or G suffix, representing bytes,
    1.48 - kilobytes, megabytes and gigabytes respectively. The
    1.49 - default unit, if no suffix is specified, is kilobytes.
    1.50 + kilobytes, megabytes and gigabytes respectively; if no suffix is specified, 
    1.51 + the parameter defaults to kilobytes. In previous versions of Xen, suffixes
    1.52 + were not supported and the value is always interpreted as kilobytes. 
    1.53  
    1.54  \item [tbuf\_size=xxx ] 
    1.55   Set the size of the per-cpu trace buffers, in pages