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Re: [alpine-devel] Xen-guest-only kernel configs?

From: Bartłomiej Piotrowski <b_at_bpiotrowski.pl>
Date: Sun, 02 Jun 2013 12:31:48 +0200

On 2013-05-27 18:20, Leonardo Arena wrote:
> Il giorno ven, 17/05/2013 alle 14.23 -0400, Dubiousjim ha scritto:
>> On Fri, May 17, 2013, at 02:04 PM, Natanael Copa wrote:
>>>> If anyone else is interested in these stripped-down kernel configs,
>>>> perhaps we could make an additional kernel package.
>>>
>>> Yes, I am interested, but I'd like a kernel for a generic virtual guest
>>> that works for xen, kvm, virtualbox, vmware and hyper-v. We have the
>>> linux-virt-grsec kernel for this purpose
>>> http://git.alpinelinux.org/cgit/aports/tree/testing/linux-virt-grsec
>>>
>>> Unfortunally, it is lagging behind. If you use it and plan to maintain
>>> it anyways... maybe you could help us maintain it?
>>>
>>> I would be ok to start over with your config and then add other virtual
>>> drivers on request.
>>
>> Ok, that makes a lot of sense. I hadn't grokked what that kernel package
>> was for. When I get a chance, I'll work on merging my configs and the
>> configs from that existing package.
>
> I just pushed today testing/linux-virt-3.9.3.
> I tested that booted in qemu, and it worked. If there's something
> missing/broken, please just let me know.
>
> Thanks!
>
> - leo
>

And 2 days ago I upgraded it to 3.9.4 -- everything works so far under
Xen and KVM. Is anyone against moving it to main?

-- 
Bartłomiej Piotrowski
http://bpiotrowski.pl/




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