Dropping i386 non-PAE as a supported kernel flavour in Precise Pangolin

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com
Fri Nov 11 02:59:22 UTC 2011

On 11/10/2011 08:14 AM, Tim Gardner wrote:
> On 11/09/2011 03:14 PM, Colin Watson wrote:
>> Does KVM work properly with PAE kernels at the moment? I've had trouble
>> with it within the last six months, and when running server
>> installations I've had to tweak them on the fly to install the generic
>> kernel in order that I could boot the installed system.
> This just seems like a bug. If we don't address it early in this cycle,
> then what incentive would we have to address it during the 12.10 dev cycle?

I tested this on Precise today using testdrive on a 32 bit PAE server 
kernel to host a 32 bit Precise PAE guest kernel. Similarly, I also 
tested using a 64 bit host and a 32 bit PAE guest kernel.

Are those combinations sufficient ?

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com

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