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Re: Problemns after updating from 6.1.4 to 6.1.5
On Oct 19, 5:32pm, Paul Goyette wrote:
} On Sat, 18 Oct 2014, Fredrik Pettai wrote:
} > If you haven't tried them yet, I'd recommend using jmmv's sysbuild &
} > sysupgrade tools
} > (http://blog.netbsd.org/tnf/entry/introducing_sysbuild_and_sysupgrade)
} > for consistent builds & upgrades without much manual interventions...
} Looks interesting. Of course, I'll probably have to tweak them to get
} the kernel installed properly in my DOMU :)
} * I have to load the kernel from an external partition using grub, and
} thus have to edit grub's menu.lst config file!
} * The booted kernel is independent of what is in /netbsd, so I currently
} have to manually gunzip(1) the kernel on the external partition and
} put the results in /netbsd
Why would you be using grub when you're keeping the kernel
outside the NetBSD partition. All you need to do is add:
kernel = "<path to kernel>"
to your domU config. xentools is fully capable of loading a NetBSD
kernel, including one that is gzipped. An example from one of my
config files is:
kernel = "/usr/pkg/etc/xen/kernels/netbsd-7-XEN3_DOMU.gz"
This is not something that should be dependent on your dom0 as
xentools is supplied by the Xen project.
}-- End of excerpt from Paul Goyette
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