Description of problem:
Attempted to boot a fully virtualized DomU with rawhide's 2.6.31-14.fc12.x86_64 for installation hangs almost immediately.
Steps to Reproduce:
Select install from the boot menu
Hangs after printing the following
Probing EDD (edd=off to disable)... ok
There are no logs in xm dmesg
Note, a 32-bit HVM boots and installs on a 32-bit host
Moving to kernel-xen for now since a 64-bit HVM rawhide boots past this point on an upstream Xen host.
There's no kernel-xen in Fedora - sounds like you need to change the product to RHEL5?
ah yes, thanks Mark. Moving to RHEL5.
Created attachment 363830 [details]
patch to reslove the bug, masks xsave
Created attachment 363957 [details]
ver2: mask out xsave and also osxsave
Same as previous patch, but as an added precaution OSXSAVE is also masked.
You can download this test kernel from http://people.redhat.com/dzickus/el5
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*** Bug 529857 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
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I both reported and posted this bug, so I don't know if I should be the one setting the verified flag.
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