[Oneiric] Temporary Xen HVM work-around

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com
Thu Sep 1 13:39:51 UTC 2011

On 09/01/2011 07:23 AM, Stefan Bader wrote:
> I would like to propose the following SAUCE patch for Oneiric. Without
> this the Oneiric kernel fails to boot in HVM mode from a Xen 4.1.1 or
> newer hypervisor (which we ship in Oneiric).
> It should be only temporary, but I am not sure we find a proper solution
> within the time before final freeze and I rather would see the released
> kernel at least booting.
> Changes only affect code paths used when booting in HVM mode under Xen,
> so there should be no other impact.
> -Stefan

Can you think of any possible impact this might have for an LTS backport 
? We're not doing anything for -ec2 backports, right ?

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com

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