ia64/xen-unstable

changeset 2639:fd5c7fbfbd1d

bitkeeper revision 1.1159.1.231 (416dcd18IxEJ7n8Bt2CnPCCNYaUbrQ)

Merge labyrinth.cl.cam.ac.uk:/auto/groups/xeno/BK/xeno.bk
into labyrinth.cl.cam.ac.uk:/auto/homes/maw48/xeno-docs.bk
author maw48@labyrinth.cl.cam.ac.uk
date Thu Oct 14 00:49:28 2004 +0000 (2004-10-14)
parents 611881eac889 fddd7da6fe9a
children f1e0a1079c28
files docs/user.tex tools/examples/xmexample1 tools/examples/xmexample2
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     1.1 --- a/docs/user.tex	Wed Oct 13 20:55:54 2004 +0000
     1.2 +++ b/docs/user.tex	Thu Oct 14 00:49:28 2004 +0000
     1.3 @@ -96,7 +96,9 @@ isolation between the various OS instanc
     1.4  distros.
     1.5  
     1.6  The Windows XP port is only available to those who have signed the
     1.7 -Microsoft Academic Source License.
     1.8 +Microsoft Academic Source License.  Publically available XP support
     1.9 +will not be available for the foreseeable future (this may change when
    1.10 +Intel's Vanderpool Technology becomes available).
    1.11  
    1.12  Possible usage scenarios for Xen include:
    1.13  \begin{description}
    1.14 @@ -376,10 +378,21 @@ In both cases, if you have an SMP machin
    1.15  XXX Insert details on customising the kernel to be built.
    1.16  i.e. merging config files
    1.17  
    1.18 +If you have an existing kernel configuration that you would like to
    1.19 +use for domain 0, you should copy it to
    1.20 +install/boot/config-2.6.8.1-xen0.  During the first build, you may be
    1.21 +asked about some Xen-specific options.
    1.22 +
    1.23 +\framebox{\parbox{5in}{
    1.24 +{\bf Distro specific:} \\
    1.25 +{\it Gentoo} --- if not using udev (most installations, currently), you'll need
    1.26 +to enable devfs and devfs mount at boot time in the xen0 config.
    1.27 +}}
    1.28 +
    1.29  The files produced by the build process are stored under the
    1.30  \path{install/} directory.  To install them in their default
    1.31  locations, do: \\
    1.32 -\verb_# make install_\\
    1.33 +\verb_# make install_
    1.34  
    1.35  Alternatively, users with special installation requirements may wish
    1.36  to install them manually by copying file to their appropriate
    1.37 @@ -439,8 +452,11 @@ not remove the original contents of \pat
    1.38  to boot up with your old Linux kernel in future, particularly if you
    1.39  have problems.
    1.40  
    1.41 -XXX insert distro specific stuff in here (maybe)
    1.42 -Suse 9.1: no 'ro' option
    1.43 +\framebox{\parbox{5in}{
    1.44 +{\bf Distro specific:} \\
    1.45 +{\it SuSE} --- Omit the {\tt ro} option from the XenLinux kernel
    1.46 +command line, since it causes problems on this distribution.
    1.47 +}}
    1.48  
    1.49  \subsection{Serial Console}
    1.50  
    1.51 @@ -583,12 +599,13 @@ You can also use the "service" command t
    1.52  
    1.53  \verb_# service xendomains start_
    1.54  
    1.55 -Starts all the domains with config files under /etc/xc/auto/.
    1.56 +Starts all the domains with config files under /etc/xen/auto/.
    1.57  
    1.58  \verb_# service xendomains stop_
    1.59  
    1.60  Shuts down ALL running Xen domains.
    1.61  
    1.62 +
    1.63  \chapter{Domain management tasks}
    1.64  
    1.65  The previous chapter described a simple example of how to configure
     2.1 --- a/tools/examples/xmexample1	Wed Oct 13 20:55:54 2004 +0000
     2.2 +++ b/tools/examples/xmexample1	Thu Oct 14 00:49:28 2004 +0000
     2.3 @@ -8,7 +8,7 @@
     2.4  
     2.5  #----------------------------------------------------------------------------
     2.6  # Kernel image file.
     2.7 -kernel = "/boot/vmlinuz-2.4.26-xenU"
     2.8 +kernel = "/boot/vmlinuz-2.6.8.1-xenU"
     2.9  
    2.10  # Optional ramdisk.
    2.11  #ramdisk = "/boot/initrd.gz"
    2.12 @@ -43,7 +43,7 @@ name = "ExampleDomain"
    2.13  # where UNAME is the device, DEV is the device name the domain will see,
    2.14  # and MODE is r for read-only, w for read-write.
    2.15  
    2.16 -disk = [ 'phy:hda1,xda1,r' ]
    2.17 +disk = [ 'phy:hda1,hda1,r' ]
    2.18  
    2.19  #----------------------------------------------------------------------------
    2.20  # Set the kernel command line for the new domain.
    2.21 @@ -62,7 +62,7 @@ disk = [ 'phy:hda1,xda1,r' ]
    2.22  #hostname= "vm%d" % vmid
    2.23  
    2.24  # Set root device.
    2.25 -root = "/dev/xda1 ro"
    2.26 +root = "/dev/hda1 ro"
    2.27  
    2.28  # Root device for nfs.
    2.29  #root = "/dev/nfs"
     3.1 --- a/tools/examples/xmexample2	Wed Oct 13 20:55:54 2004 +0000
     3.2 +++ b/tools/examples/xmexample2	Thu Oct 14 00:49:28 2004 +0000
     3.3 @@ -36,7 +36,7 @@ xm_vars.check()
     3.4  
     3.5  #----------------------------------------------------------------------------
     3.6  # Kernel image file.
     3.7 -kernel = "/boot/vmlinuz-2.4.26-xenU"
     3.8 +kernel = "/boot/vmlinuz-2.6.8.1-xenU"
     3.9  
    3.10  # Optional ramdisk.
    3.11  #ramdisk = "/boot/initrd.gz"