Subject: Re: domU single-user mode?
To: Florian Heigl <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
Date: 06/15/2005 16:00:51
On Tue, Jun 14, 2005 at 04:56:48PM +0200, Florian Heigl wrote:
> this is ridiculous and easy, too.
> it has been nagging me for some weeks, and it postponed it until today, when
> I needed it.
> how do I pass flags to the kernel, i.e. to boot into single-user mode for
> filesystem work?
> xm help create contains
> Set extra arguments to append to the kernel command line.
> Default None
> but trying to following had no success:
> kernel = "/export/data/xen/dom2/netbsd-XENU"
> extra = "-s"
> cpu = -1
> memory = 64
> name = "dom2-netbsd"
> nics = 1
> disk = [
> do me a favour and help me out here, honenstly I even think this should go
> into the howto or port-xen site
> at some point, because it's one of the rare occasions were xen and i386
> differ :>
Righ now this isn't supported. Adding support for a '-s' flag on the kernel
command line shouldn't be too hard, though.
Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference