Diff for /wikisrc/ports/xen/howto.mdwn between versions 1.65 and 1.68

version 1.65, 2014/12/30 17:45:37 version 1.68, 2014/12/30 18:26:26
Line 881  npf, run IPsec, or any other reason why  Line 881  npf, run IPsec, or any other reason why 
 their kernel.  their kernel.
   
 One approach is to have an adminstrative interface to upload a kernel,  One approach is to have an adminstrative interface to upload a kernel,
 or to select from a prepopulated list.  Other approaches are py-grub  or to select from a prepopulated list.  Other approaches are pygrub
 (deprecated) and pvgrub, which are ways to have a bootloader obtain a  (deprecated) and pvgrub, which are ways to have a bootloader obtain a
 kernel from the domU filesystem.  This is closer to a regular physical  kernel from the domU filesystem.  This is closer to a regular physical
 computer, where someone who controls a machine can replace the kernel.  computer, where someone who controls a machine can replace the kernel.
   
 py-grub  pygrub
 -------  -------
   
 py-grub runs in the dom0 and looks into the domU filesystem.  This  pygrub runs in the dom0 and looks into the domU filesystem.  This
 implies that the domU must have a kernel in a filesystem in a format  implies that the domU must have a kernel in a filesystem in a format
 known to py-grub.  As of 2014, py-grub seems to be of mostly historical interest.  known to pygrub.  As of 2014, pygrub seems to be of mostly historical
   interest.
   
 pvgrub  pvgrub
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Line 929  TODO items for improving NetBSD/xen Line 930  TODO items for improving NetBSD/xen
 ===================================  ===================================
   
 * Package Xen 4.4.  * Package Xen 4.4.
 * Get PCI passthrough working on Xen 4.2.  * Get PCI passthrough working on Xen 4.2 (or 4.4).
 * Get pvgrub into pkgsrc, either via xentools or separately.  * Get pvgrub into pkgsrc, either via xentools or separately.
 * grub  * grub
   * Add support to pkgsrc grub2 for UFS2 and arbitrary fragsize/blocksize.    * Add support to pkgsrc grub2 for UFS2 and arbitrary
       fragsize/blocksize (UFS2 support may be present; the point is to
       make it so that with any UFS1/UFS2 filesystem setup that works
       with NetBSD grub will also work).
   * Push patches upstream.    * Push patches upstream.
   * Get UFS2 patches into pvgrub.    * Get UFS2 patches into pvgrub.
 * Add support for PV ops to a version of /boot, and make it usable as  * Add support for PV ops to a version of /boot, and make it usable as

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