[ubuntu-uk] Thursday night movie

Tony Arnold tony.arnold at manchester.ac.uk
Fri Nov 10 18:15:20 GMT 2006


Have a look at the script referred to from this article:


It worked for me!


Andy wrote:
> On 10/11/06, Alan Pope <alan at popey.com> wrote:
>> 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.
> I followed the instructions, first problem is the directory for kqemu
> isn't kqemu, it has a version append to i so the 'cat /dev/null >
> kqemu/install.sh' doesn't do anything.
> The more important problem I had was kqemu.ko was never built.
> Not sure why.
> Fixed by manually doing configure and make in kqemu's directory as
> well as qemu's
> unfortunately I know get this:
> Could not configure '/dev/rtc' to have a 1024 Hz timer. This is not a fatal
> error, but for better emulation accuracy either use a 2.6 host Linux kernel or
> type 'echo 1024 > /proc/sys/dev/rtc/max-user-freq' as root.
> You do not have enough space in '/dev/shm' for the 300 MB of QEMU virtual RAM.
> To have more space available provided you have enough RAM and swap, do as root:
> umount /dev/shm
> mount -t tmpfs -o size=316m none /dev/shm
> Or disable the accelerator module with -no-kqemu
> Is it ok to change the size of /dev/shm, is umounting then mounting it safe?
> Thanks
> - Andy

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