ia64/xen-unstable

changeset 9027:b567eb77399f

Add 'console=xxx' to the Xen serial console section to make it obvious
that one might need to specify 'console=xxx' and not just 'comX=xxx'
if one isn't using the default com1,vga.

Signed-Off-By: Muli Ben-Yehuda <mulix@mulix.org>
author kaf24@firebug.cl.cam.ac.uk
date Sun Feb 26 10:50:15 2006 +0100 (2006-02-26)
parents a5830f7fd7e0
children a861cbd578f2
files docs/src/user.tex
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     1.1 --- a/docs/src/user.tex	Sun Feb 26 10:42:07 2006 +0100
     1.2 +++ b/docs/src/user.tex	Sun Feb 26 10:50:15 2006 +0100
     1.3 @@ -626,7 +626,7 @@ kernel output or logging in to Linux ove
     1.4  allow you to monitor and log the Xen boot process via serial console and
     1.5  can be very useful in debugging.
     1.6  
     1.7 -%% kernel /boot/xen-2.0.gz dom0_mem=131072 com1=115200,8n1
     1.8 +%% kernel /boot/xen-2.0.gz dom0_mem=131072 console=com1,vga com1=115200,8n1
     1.9  %% module /boot/vmlinuz-2.6-xen0 root=/dev/sda4 ro
    1.10  
    1.11  In order to configure Xen serial console output, it is necessary to
    1.12 @@ -637,8 +637,9 @@ example kernel line with:
    1.13  \end{verbatim}}
    1.14  \end{quote}
    1.15  
    1.16 -This configures Xen to output on COM1 at 115,200 baud, 8 data bits, 1
    1.17 -stop bit and no parity. Modify these parameters for your environment.
    1.18 +This configures Xen to output on COM1 at 115,200 baud, 8 data bits, no
    1.19 +parity and 1 stop bit. Modify these parameters for your environment.
    1.20 +See Section~\ref{s:xboot} for an explanation of all boot parameters.
    1.21  
    1.22  One can also configure XenLinux to share the serial console; to achieve
    1.23  this append ``\path{console=ttyS0}'' to your module line.