Bug 192956 - Xen does not balloon enough when creating an HVM domain
Xen does not balloon enough when creating an HVM domain
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xen (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Xen Maintainance List
Brian Brock
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Blocks: 192957
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Reported: 2006-05-24 10:48 EDT by Rik van Riel
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-07-25 23:04:44 EDT
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Description Rik van Riel 2006-05-24 10:48:03 EDT
Description of problem:

(XEN) domain_crash_sync called from shadow32.c:1100
(XEN) Domain 2 (vcpu#0) crashed on cpu#1:
(XEN) ----[ Xen-3.0.2-2    Not tainted ]----
(XEN) CPU:    1
(XEN) EIP:    0008:[<0000ea08>]
(XEN) EFLAGS: 00010412   CONTEXT: hvm
(XEN) eax: 12af7000   ebx: 000f699a   ecx: 000f699a   edx: 12aed99a
(XEN) esi: 0036d53e   edi: 12bed999   ebp: 00067ea8   esp: 00067e9c
(XEN) cr0: 00050033   cr3: 340ee000
(XEN) ds: 0010   es: 0010   fs: 0010   gs: 0010   ss: 0010   cs: 0008

This cryptic message is caused because a memory allocation fails, due to not
enough memory being ballooned out of dom0 at creation time of the guest.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. start an HVM domain
2. crash and burn
Comment 2 Rik van Riel 2006-07-25 23:04:44 EDT
This bug appears to be fixed in the current rawide and FC5 kernels.

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