[CentOS-devel] CentOS Xen kernels
lsc at prgmr.com
Thu Nov 9 01:44:22 UTC 2006
On Thu, 9 Nov 2006, Karanbir Singh wrote:
> Luke Crawford wrote:
>> Is anyone working on porting the xensource-provided RHEL3 and RHEL4 Xen
>> kernels to centOS? I've been poking the xensource-provided kernels, and
>> they seem to work okay (though only on i686 platforms- I haven't gotten
>> 'em to compile on x86_64) on my client's RHEL systems.
> Feel free to submit a patch :)
I'm working on the x86_64 bit, but nobody here is particularly good
with rpm, (and all of the RPM types I know are waay out of my price
range) so I'm begging for free help instead :) Also, I'm a bit unsure
as to what exactly has to be removed/changed to make it a CentOS kernel.
(Is there a framework in place for CentOS-specific bounties? I don't have
a lot of money to blow, but sometimes even small amounts can help
>> I host a bunch of CentOS Xen DomUs, so it would be really cool if I could
>> re-use the "poke at the RHEL kernels" work for those CentOS domains as
>> well- but from what I understand, I'm not supposed to just re-distribute
>> the RHEL stuff without stripping out some stuff.
> Are you talking about RHELkernels or Xen supplied kernels that work for RHEL
Xen supplied kernels that apply the RHEL patches.
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