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[Xen-devel] New to Xen. Eth0 not being detected and Domain0 starts up with some difficulty
I am new to XEN and I am trying to get it to work. I am running into
quite a few problems. I have downloaded the xen 1.2 source code and I
have compiled both xen and xenolinux 2.4.26. I have copied the images
to my boot partition and I have added them to grub.conf. Here is how my
grub.conf looks like:
title Xen / XenoLinux 2.4.26
kernel /xen.gz dom0_mem=100000
module /xenolinux.gz root=/dev/hda7 ro
title Red Hat Linux (2.4.26UML_SKAS3)
kernel /vmlinuz-2.4.26UML_SKAS3 ro root=/dev/hda7
title Red Hat Linux (2.4.26)
kernel /vmlinuz-2.4.26 ro root=/dev/hda7
I am running into the following problems:
1.) When Xen starts up, it cannot detect my eth0.
The following message is displayed during Xen start up and before
xenolinux domain 0 gets started.
Could not find device eth0: using dummy device
Device dummy opened and ready for use
I run RedHat 9 on my machine and I know that my ethernet driver is
sk98lin.o which comes with kernel-2.4.26. How do I get Xen to load
that module ?
2.) When Xen has finished loading, it tries to load xenolinux domain 0.
I get the following message:
Dom0: Guest OS virtual load address is c0000000
Afterwards, it seems that the system freezes. No more messages are
displayed while Domain 0 loads up. After several minutes of
what looks like a system freeze, I finally get the login prompt and
I can login to domain0. I do not get this problem if I use the demo
CD. When I boot using the demo CD, I can see domain 0 being brought
up and all the services being started.
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