[ubuntu-uk] Thursday night movie

Alan Pope alan at popey.com
Fri Nov 10 15:20:20 GMT 2006

On Fri, Nov 10, 2006 at 03:11:19PM +0000, Andy wrote:
> On 10/11/06, Alan Pope <alan at popey.com> wrote:
> > Are you using the kqemu (non-free kernel module) accellerator with qemu? It makes a
> > tremendous difference to the performance.
> no, I just used qemu on its own. This is my first time with any kind
> of VM, just wanted to see if I could make something run.
> Problem is I am on dapper, kqemu requires a version newer than
> dappers, and source compilation failed, the configure script said my
> version of gcc was too new, will try a binary install of a newer
> version of qemu from their site, then see if kqemu makes it run
> faster.

I wrote this guide for compiling qemu under dapper. It might help. You need to compile it 
with gcc 3.x and not gcc 4.x


If there are any errors or omissions let me know, I've not updated it for edgy, but i use 
the process in that page for compiling qemu myself.


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