[CentOS-virt] Installing Xen 3.2 from Xen.org under CentOS 5.1 x64

Fri Apr 11 16:52:12 UTC 2008
Eli Stair <estair at ilm.com>

Joseph L. Casale wrote:
> Hrm, I didn't see that small fact of no xen 3.2 x86_64 rpm on xen.org :)
> Do you know of any compiled rpm's available from anyone? I do need to
> run x64 hvm's. Also, given I get rpm's, is my intended procedure seem
> correct to get them installed with all the needed deps?

It's trivial to rebuild the srpm Xensource provides:

  'rpmbuild  --rebuild xen-3.2.0-0xs.centos5.src.rpm'

If you get a build error (which likely everyone would), modify the xen.spec 
file to add this under the %files section:

   %dir /usr/lib/xen/boot/*