Subject: Re: Xen, VT, and RAID
To: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
From: Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/24/2006 19:18:22
On Sat, Dec 23, 2006 at 10:12:19AM -0500, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
> Hmm -- ok. There's a fair chance I'm going to stick with the fdisk
> partition anyway, to let me boot FreeBSD in native mode, but I'll see.
> (FreeBSD has better IPMI support; if I need to get at it at that level,
> I'd need FreeBSD. Hmm -- I wonder. I can assign the PCI ports to the
> FreeBSD domU; maybe that would work. Hmm... (The right solution is
I don't think it will. ipmi is not a PCI device, it's ports in the
I/O space and you have to parse the BIOS to find its address. I don't think
this can be done from a domU.
Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference