ia64/xen-unstable

changeset 8224:757218700a40

Readme typos
Signed-off-by: ian@xensource.com
author iap10@freefall.cl.cam.ac.uk
date Sun Dec 04 01:34:25 2005 +0100 (2005-12-04)
parents 36fe58be57de
children 8098cc1daac4
files README
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     1.1 --- a/README	Sun Dec 04 00:51:15 2005 +0100
     1.2 +++ b/README	Sun Dec 04 01:34:25 2005 +0100
     1.3 @@ -22,7 +22,7 @@ by the original Xen development team to 
     1.4  around Xen.
     1.5  
     1.6  The 3.0 release offers excellent performance, hardware support and
     1.7 -enterprise-grade features such as x86_32-PAE, x86_64, SMP gusets and
     1.8 +enterprise-grade features such as x86_32-PAE, x86_64, SMP guests and
     1.9  live relocation of VMs. This install tree contains source for a Linux
    1.10  2.6 guest; ports to Linux 2.4, NetBSD, FreeBSD and Solaris will follow
    1.11  later (and are already available for previous Xen releases).
    1.12 @@ -61,8 +61,8 @@ 2. Configure your bootloader to boot Xen
    1.13         module /boot/initrd-2.6-xen.img
    1.14  
    1.15     NB: Not all kernel configs need an initial ram disk (initrd), but
    1.16 -   if you do specify one you need you'll need to use 'module' grub
    1.17 -   directive rather than 'initrd'.
    1.18 +   if you do specify one you'll need to use the 'module' grub directive
    1.19 +   rather than 'initrd'.
    1.20  
    1.21     The linux command line takes all the usual options, such as
    1.22     root=<root-dev> to specify your usual root partition (e.g.,
    1.23 @@ -148,20 +148,9 @@ 4. To rebuild an existing tree without m
    1.24  
    1.25  5. To rebuild a kernel with a modified config:
    1.26  
    1.27 -    # cd linux-2.6.12-xen          # or linux-2.6.12-xen0 etc.
    1.28 -    # make ARCH=xen menuconfig     # or xconfig
    1.29 -    # cd ..
    1.30 -    # make dist
    1.31 -    # make install
    1.32 -
    1.33 -   Alternatively, you can also copy your config file to
    1.34 -   dist/install/boot/config-$version-xen0/U.  This is picked up
    1.35 -   when a make dist is done. Include the ARCH=xen directive for
    1.36 -   all make commands when building the kernels.
    1.37 -
    1.38 -   NB: The need to specify ARCH=xen when building linux is likely to
    1.39 -   disappear soon: the Xen patch is being rearranged to become just
    1.40 -   another config option rather than a separate 'architecture'.
    1.41 +    # make linux-2.6-xen-config CONFIGMODE=menuconfig     (or xconfig)
    1.42 +    # make linux-2.6-xen-build
    1.43 +    # make linux-2.6-xen-install
    1.44  
    1.45     Depending on your config, you may need to use 'mkinitrd' to create
    1.46     an initial ram disk, just like a native system e.g.