[Lucid] SRU: Add xen netboot support

Stefan Bader stefan.bader at canonical.com
Thu Apr 1 12:02:34 UTC 2010

Colin Watson wrote:
> (This isn't an SRU, is it, contrary to the subject line?  I know it's
> after kernel freeze ...)
> On Thu, Apr 01, 2010 at 11:59:05AM +0200, Stefan Bader wrote:
>> This patch adds the two modules to the d-i/modules files to be included
>> in the udeb files.
>> NOTE: Contrary to the propoal I got throught IRC, I have added the
>> xen-blkfront modules to block-modules and not scsi-modules. This
>> seemed more appropriate as it is built in drivers/block and not
>> drivers/scsi and virtio_blk lands in the same file.
>> cjwatson: Please let us/me know if that is not ok. Thanks.
> That should be fine.
> I'll need to build a new netboot image based on the generic-pae kernel
> in order for this to work, but that should be OK.
> Thanks,
Its not completely SRU, but as its getting closer and closer to release I start
acting as it would be. The SRU tag then slips in naturally.


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