Xen on Ubuntu: DomU hangs on boot
ubuntu-users at schoenhaber.de
Fri Nov 30 01:03:42 UTC 2007
Allen Fowler wrote:
> The command as listed does seem to work.. it gives an error:
> "mount: can't find /my/test/dir in /etc/fstab or /etc/mtab"
Unless you copy and paste the command you typed, the error messages you
get are pretty useless.
> That being said, i did try regenerating the DomU disk image anyway. Things still don't work, but obviously it's much further along.
Then chances are that the image was indeed broken.
> Here is what's happening after I create the DomU now:
> - "xm top" show it running at 99% CPU. (even after 1hour+ of waiting)
> - "xm console" show a backlog, but no interactive prompt. (this is w/ "extra = 'xencons=tty'")
Without "extra = ..." it would probably hang where it hung when you
> - I can't ssh into the DomU
> * Setting the system clock
I've heard rumors that a DomU might hang when trying to access the
hwclock. Try disabling the relevant start scrips / udev rules in the DomU.
BTW: it would be nice if you could stop top posting. And it would be
even nicer if you could get a mail client that doesn't break threading.
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