Archive for October, 2010

Xen 64 bit HVM strangeness

Don’t know if I mis-installed something, but trying to create a 64 bit HVM causes a libvirt error when using Virtual Manager to create a new VM. Namely that the device module “/usr/lib64/xen/bin/qemu-dm” isn’t found. But, qemu-dm exists in “/usr/lib/xen/bin”. So a cp /usr/lib/xen/bin/* /usr/lib64/xen/bin/ later, my OpenIndiana system boots, albeit running as 32bit, not […]

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Content of Kickstart install file

install lang en_US.UTF-8 keyboard us network –device eth0 –bootproto dhcp –hostname helium rootpw –iscrypted longstringofcharacters firewall –service=ssh authconfig –enableshadow –passalgo=sha512 –enablefingerprint selinux –permissive timezone –utc Asia/Singapore bootloader –location=mbr –driveorder=xvda –append=” LANG=en_US.UTF-8 SYSFONT=latarcyrheb-sun16 KEYTABLE=us console=hvc0″ # The following is the partition information you requested # Note that any partitions you deleted are not expressed # here […]

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