[CentOS] FYI: centos 5.4 and xen not working

Richard Foltyn richard.foltyn at gmail.com
Mon Oct 26 12:01:43 UTC 2009

Alan Sparks wrote:

> Are you thinking of RHSA-2009:1472-1?  Comparison point, upgraded
> several domU's on a box to 5.4 and halted/created them with no boot
> issue.  Upgraded the dom0 later to 5.4 and also had no restart
> problems.  So I have a couple of dom0's running a mix of 5.3 and 5.4
> domU's (x86_64 and i386) with no problems.  The bug report does say,
> "domU sometimes fails to reboot," so looks to be a circumstantial
> issue, not a definite one.
> -Alan

Same thing here: upgraded domU to 5.4, rebooted, no problem.
After that I upgraded dom0 to 5.4, rebootet, still no problems.

So it's not true that there is a *general* problem with Xen and 5.4

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