Bug 444965 - Xen will not boot
Xen will not boot
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 437930
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xen (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Xen Maintainance List
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Reported: 2008-05-02 09:11 EDT by David Martos
Modified: 2008-05-04 14:48 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-05-02 09:19:04 EDT
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Description David Martos 2008-05-02 09:11:58 EDT
Description of problem:
System will not boot after installing.

In Fedora Core 9 preview. Do a custom install and select components you want,
select Xen kernel, install as normal. At first boot, you will be not able to
boot because error:
kernel /boot/xen.gz-2.6.25-0.24.rc9.fc9.i686
Error 15: File not found

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Fedora core 9 preview

You can edit grub by pressing key e and modify the line like this:
kernel /boot/xen.gz-2.6.25-0.24.rc9.fc9.i686.xen
then the system will boot.
Someone forget to add the .xen extension in the grub menu.

I must also say that my system hangs after loading Xen kernel, last message is:
(XEN) Xen is relinquishing VGA console.
But this problem may not be related to then .xen extension missing.
May be there are more parameters after .xen ?
Comment 1 Daniel Berrange 2008-05-02 09:19:04 EDT
The Xen Dom0 host is *NOT* supported in Fedora 9


It may be re-introduced in FEdora 10

Comment 2 Mark McLoughlin 2008-05-04 14:48:30 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 437930 ***

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