Subject: Re: serious glitch on a domU
To: Steven M. Bellovin <>
From: Sarton O'Brien <>
List: port-xen
Date: 03/20/2007 09:53:53
On Tue, 20 Mar 2007, Sarton O'Brien wrote:
> On Tue, 20 Mar 2007, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
> > A scary thing happened to me recently.  On a 4.0beta2 domU built on 10
> > March, the machine froze while I was editing a file.  When I rebooted
> > (after 'xm shutdown'), fsck complained about duplicate blocks in a few
> > files.
> >
> > The "disks" in question are vnd "drives" on the dom0.  The machine in
> > question is dual-core, if that matters.
> Just curious, were you accessing the domu via the console or ssh?

Excuse the loose reply with no content,  I really should get more sleep ;) 

I meant to also ask, was dom0 unresponsive or just the domu? What did xm top 
show while this occurred etc?