ia64/xen-unstable

changeset 754:893ae00d0c85

bitkeeper revision 1.453 (3f6cd7e6PYjuqyg5rKnUu7C5WSm4wQ)

Merge labyrinth.cl.cam.ac.uk:/auto/groups/xeno/BK/xeno.bk
into labyrinth.cl.cam.ac.uk:/auto/anfs/scratch/labyrinth/iap10/xeno-clone/xeno.bk
author iap10@labyrinth.cl.cam.ac.uk
date Sat Sep 20 22:42:46 2003 +0000 (2003-09-20)
parents 016b73aec103 9f659d018e60
children 2cd0c489ef41
files README.CD
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     1.1 --- a/README.CD	Sat Sep 20 21:48:30 2003 +0000
     1.2 +++ b/README.CD	Sat Sep 20 22:42:46 2003 +0000
     1.3 @@ -46,22 +46,27 @@ of RAM (256MB+).
     1.4  
     1.5  To try out the Demo, boot from CD (you may need to change your BIOS
     1.6  configuration to do this), hit a key on either the keyboard or serial
     1.7 -line to pull up the Grub boot menu, then select one of the three boot
     1.8 +line to pull up the Grub boot menu, then select one of the four boot
     1.9  options:
    1.10  
    1.11   Xen / linux-2.4.22 
    1.12   Xen / linux-2.4.22 using cmdline IP configuration
    1.13 + Xen ? linux-2.4.22 in "safe mode"
    1.14   linux-2.4.22
    1.15  
    1.16  The last option is a plain linux kernel that runs on the bare machine,
    1.17  and is included simply to help diagnose driver compatibility
    1.18 -problems. If you are going for a command line IP config, hit "e" at
    1.19 +problems. The "safe mode" boot option might be useful if you're having
    1.20 +problems getting Xen to work with your hardware, as it disables various
    1.21 +features such as SMP, and enables some debugging.
    1.22 +
    1.23 +If you are going for a command line IP config, hit "e" at
    1.24  the grub menu, then edit the "ip=" parameters to reflect your setup
    1.25  e.g. "ip=<ipaddr>::<gateway>:<netmask>::eth0:off". It shouldn't be
    1.26  necessary to set either the nfs server or hostname
    1.27  parameters. Alternatively, once XenoLinux has booted you can login and
    1.28  setup networking with 'dhclient' or 'ifconfig' and 'route' in the
    1.29 -normal way.
    1.30 +normal way. 
    1.31  
    1.32  To make things easier for yourself, it's worth trying to arrange for an
    1.33  IP address which is the first in a sequential range of free IP