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Re: Xen domU vs. more than 652 MiB of RAM

From: Thomas Schwinge
Subject: Re: Xen domU vs. more than 652 MiB of RAM
Date: Thu, 1 Oct 2009 17:00:43 +0200
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On Thu, Oct 01, 2009 at 04:23:22PM +0200, Samuel Thibault wrote:
> I guess the box uses PAE?

Yes, as Xen doesn't support non-PAE anymore.  Also note that the kernel
and hurd-modules that I use previously shouldn't have been much different
from the now-used ones -- they were from 2009-04-21.  Also, the Xen
version is still the same.

> There's a bootstrap issue: Xen only provides 512KiB of spare bootstrap
> memory, which is not so much to build a pagetable covering 100s of MiB.

But why did it work until now?

> Attached is a patch I've found in my xen checkout, I can't remember
> whether it works.

Unfortunately not.  I rebooted blubber with a kernel containing this
patch; see the attached log file.


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