ordinary kernels install when choosing xen

Andrew Haley aph at redhat.com
Tue Mar 7 18:01:39 UTC 2006


Dax Kelson writes:
 > On Tue, 2006-03-07 at 12:34 +0100, Gianluca Cecchi wrote:
 > > If you choose xen in installation, only kernel-xen-hypervisor is
 > > installed, not the ordinary uni/smp kernels on i686.
 > > Is this intentional? How could one install both xen and ordinary
 > > kernels, without doing it manually after install?
 > 
 > See:
 > 
 > https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=181618
 > 
 > Seem it was resolved with:
 > 
 > "We're taking Xen out as a user-visible option for FC5 based on the fact
 > that it's not ready."

I'm sure that's the right thing to do.  I'm very excited about Xen,
but the last thing we need is for it to get a reputation for
unreliability and difficulty in use.

Andrew.




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