Diff for /wikisrc/ports/xen/howto.mdwn between versions 1.22 and 1.26

version 1.22, 2014/12/24 01:27:36 version 1.26, 2014/12/24 01:38:26
Line 31  Generally any amd64 machine will work wi Line 31  Generally any amd64 machine will work wi
 guests, the VT or VMX cpu feature (Intel) or SVM/HVM/VT (amd64) is  guests, the VT or VMX cpu feature (Intel) or SVM/HVM/VT (amd64) is
 needed; "cpuctl identify 0" will show this.  TODO: Clean up and check  needed; "cpuctl identify 0" will show this.  TODO: Clean up and check
 the above features.  TODO: Explain if i386 (non-amd64) machines can  the above features.  TODO: Explain if i386 (non-amd64) machines can
 still be used - I think that witthe requirement to use PAE kernels is  still be used --- I think that the requirement to use PAE kernels is
 about the hypervisor being amd64 only.  about the hypervisor being amd64 only.
   
 At boot, the dom0 kernel is loaded as module with Xen as the kernel.  At boot, the dom0 kernel is loaded as module with Xen as the kernel.
Line 41  in the dom0 section.) Line 41  in the dom0 section.)
 NetBSD supports Xen in that it can serve as dom0, be used as a domU,  NetBSD supports Xen in that it can serve as dom0, be used as a domU,
 and that Xen kernels and tools are available in pkgsrc.  This HOWTO  and that Xen kernels and tools are available in pkgsrc.  This HOWTO
 attempts to address both the case of running a NetBSD dom0 on hardware  attempts to address both the case of running a NetBSD dom0 on hardware
 and running NetBSD as a domU in a VPS.  and running domUs under it (NetBSD and other), and also running NetBSD
   as a domU in a VPS.
   
 Some versions of Xen support "PCI passthrough", which means that  Some versions of Xen support "PCI passthrough", which means that
 specific PCI devices can be made available to a specific domU instead  specific PCI devices can be made available to a specific domU instead
Line 77  Versions of Xen and NetBSD Line 78  Versions of Xen and NetBSD
 Most of the installation concepts and instructions are independent of  Most of the installation concepts and instructions are independent of
 Xen version.  This section gives advice on which version to choose.  Xen version.  This section gives advice on which version to choose.
 Versions not in pkgsrc and older unsupported versions of NetBSD are  Versions not in pkgsrc and older unsupported versions of NetBSD are
 inentionally ignored.  intentionally ignored.
   
 Xen  Xen
 ---  ---
Line 100  of 2014-12. Line 101  of 2014-12.
   
 Ideally newer versions of Xen will be added to pkgsrc.  Ideally newer versions of Xen will be added to pkgsrc.
   
 Note that NetBSD support is called XEN3; it works with 3.1 through  Note that NetBSD support is called XEN3.  It works with 3.1 through
 4.2, because the hypercall interface has been stable.  4.2 because the hypercall interface has been stable.
   
 Xen command program  Xen command program
 -------------------  -------------------
Line 441  working vif-bridge is also provided with Line 442  working vif-bridge is also provided with
   
     #!/bin/sh      #!/bin/sh
     #============================================================================      #============================================================================
     # $NetBSD: howto.mdwn,v 1.21 2014/12/24 01:12:49 gdt Exp $      # $NetBSD: howto.mdwn,v 1.25 2014/12/24 01:37:30 gdt Exp $
     #      #
     # /usr/pkg/etc/xen/vif-bridge      # /usr/pkg/etc/xen/vif-bridge
     #      #

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