Ubuntu How to compile nVidia module for Xen kernel (Gusty Gibbon)?

How do I compile an nVidia module for the xen kernel? I've got the nvidia driver installled through the restricted driver dialog. The xen kernel loads just fine, but obviously doesn't load an nvidia module. ...

Ubuntu Errors trying to install xen on 10.04

I'm trying to install any version of xen on a new install of Ubuntu 10.04 server. I set up the drive for LVM, but I don't think that matters here. I followed the advice on http://ubuntuguide.org/wiki/Ubuntu:Lucid#Xen and ran aptitude install xen-hypervisor xen-docs convirtI get through the install, ...

Ubuntu Xen on Jaunty

Welp, time to resort to posting. Compiled 2.6.30 kernel find. Compiled xen 3.4 fine after much troubleshooting. Doesn't work, I get python errors about missing modules. I follow a guide and install some deb kernels and the xen off of the official jaunty repositories, computer reboots after I've edit ...

issues of installing ubuntu-xen-desktop on ubuntu 9.10

i am a beginner of virtualiztion.followed this page: http://mediakey.dk/~cc/ubuntu-howto-install-xen/ (http://mediakey.dk/%7Ecc/ubuntu-howto-install-xen/), I got ubuntu-xen-destop installed, but it can not work. my ubuntu is 9.10. following is my steps.1. rafael@rafael-laptop:~$ sudo aptitude instal ...

Ubuntu Xen on Jaunty

Sorry for cross posting, was late at night.--------------------------------------------------------------------------------Welp, time to resort to posting. Compiled 2.6.30 kernel find. Compiled xen 3.4 fine after much troubleshooting. Doesn't work, I get python errors about missing modules. I follow ...

Ubuntu Virtualization without acceleration

I'm trying to create a node controller on a bunch of Pentium D servers which have no virtualization support. The rest of my cloud works fine since I was able to use an i7 laptop to test as a NC. There is very little documentation on how to do this. I tried installing Xen 4.0.1 as shown here: https:/ ...

jQuery How to Do This

<br clear="all">HiI have seen one site which consists of share/Email in a single tab.Can any body tell me hw to do thisFYI..site: <a href="http://www.networkworld.com/news/2009/083109-vmworld-xen-cloud-initiative.html?ts0hb&story=vmworld">http://www.networkworld.com/news/2009/083109- ...

10 Linux Predictions for 2009

Everyone wants to know what's going to happen in the new year as if anyone can accurately predict these things. However, one can deduce, with reasonable accuracy, that there will be innovations that are designed to get our attention. This is my list of Linux-oriented predictions for 2009. The keywor ...

Problem in starting xend

When I give "/etc/init.d/xend start" command, I get the following errors-/usr/lib/python/xen/xend/server/SrvDaemon.py:20: RuntimeWarning: Python C API version mismatch for module xen.lowlevel.xc: This Python has API version 1013, module xen.lowlevel.xc has version 1012.import xen.lowlevel. ...

Ubuntu Openxenmanager/Openxencenter

I just wiped out an old installation of the enterprise xen server I had due to the license expiration. I just don't want to deal with that while I try to test stuff and citrix doesn't make it easy to get to anything so I wanted to try out the open source Xen Cloud Platform since that's the only iso ...

convert xen domu hvm to ubuntu cloud eucalyptus

For months, I have been using Xen servers to run DomU machines.I downloaded and set up a 3-node Ubuntu 9.04 64 Cloud. It seem running.I want to try out the performance of my (.ima)-based hvm virtual machines on the cloud.I tried to google on how to convert hvm xen to ubuntu eucalyptus, but failed.Is ...

Ubuntu xen installation in 9.10 cloud server

I am trying to create a private cloud with karmic 9.10 server but since i dont have vt extension hardware support in my processor, i need to install xen hypervisor but i am not having much success in that part (grub2 and no valid xen kernel) :confused: please help me solve this issue or point me to ...

Ubuntu xen 8.04 kernel boot failure on loading ahci module

My SATA disks are identified fine when booting with the stock 8.04 kernel (2.6.24-18-server), but when booting with the stock 8.04 xen kernel, I get a Call Trace and no disks are found.I have attached the dmesg output from a boot up using the server kernel and one from the xen kernel. Had to zip the ...

Oracle Secure Backup Express and Cloud Backup module

Has anyone used Secure Backup Express with Amazon's Cloud services?The Oracle Cloud Computing FAQ, http://www.oracle.com/technology/tech/cloud/faq.html , mentions that Secure Backup can access Amazon's Cloud.Edited by: atlr on Nov 8, 2008 8:58 AM ...

Ubuntu cant get b44 module to load under XEN

hiseeing as i cant get beryl to worki thought i'd work on something elseim trying to get VISTA or XP installed under XENhoweveri cant even access the network via XENthis is my current problemwhen i type modprobe b44this is what i get==> /var/log/syslog <==Mar 4 06:22:38 jt-laptop kernel: [ 362 ...

Migration to Rackspace Cloud: Q&A with Mark Interrante and Rackspace

First of all, I want to apologize to the Slicehost community. Yesterday's announcement did not include enough detailed information about the migration to Rackspace. In hindsight, this is now obvious to me and my fellow Rackers. We were eager to start a discussion about our product direction and we r ...

Trouble building kernel module, RHEL-4ASu5

I am running a RHEL-4AS operating system in a Xen paravirtual machine using the current Redhat-shipped kernel, 2.6.9-55.0.9.ELxenU (SMP). I need to run GPFS on this system. However, I run into trouble building the kernel modules:codegcc -o ss_x86_64.ko -c -O2 -fno-strict-aliasing -fno-exceptions -fn ...

SLES10 SP1 + Xen + GPFS

\\since a few days I try to build GPFS 3.2.0-3 for a SLES10 SP1 + Xen environment.\\My system is a HS20 blade.\\Kernel: 2.6.16.46-0.12-xen #1 SMP Thu May 17 14:00:09 UTC 2007 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux\\It's all SP1 default stuff.\\So I build GPFS as:\\cd /usr/lpp/mmfs/src\\export SHARKCLONEROOT=/usr/ ...

Xen and Fedora 7 'Disk image does not exist'

Hope you can help me solve this problem. I've been working on this of almost 1week now. I Googled alot but can't find any definite answer.Whenever I created guest OS using virt-manager this error came out.Here's the error:libvir: Xen Daemon error : POST operation failed: (xend.err 'Disk image does n ...

5 Linux-based Cloud Businesses

Amazon Web Services (AWS) uses it. Elastichosts uses it. Google uses it. Yahoo uses it. Engine Yard uses it. Facebook uses it. "It" is Linux, of course. But what else do all these companies have in common? If you said "cloud technology," you're correct.Perhaps the best known of a ...

new xen kernel on Fedora 10 domU

I installed Fedora 10 as domU on CentOS 5.3. I need new 2.6.25.14 kernel under domU (in order to patch it for MPLS protocol). I followed advice on//wiki.xensource.com/xenwiki/Kernel.org_Linux_on_Xen]Kernel.org Linux on Xen - Xen Wiki, and compiled kernel with XEN options enabled under domU. I got al ...

Creating Xen failover for hosted clusters

Okay, here is the set up. I have two Xen boxes, we'll call testxen1 and testxen2. These boxes each host failover postgres db boxes. There are currently two strings, we will call testdb1 and testdb2. Another pair are qadb1 and qadb2. Now testdb1 and qadb2 are hosted on testxen1. testdb2 and qadb1 are ...

module-ntfs probing

i got rpm of kernel-module-ntfs-2.6.18-1.2798-fc6-2.1.27-rr.10.5.i386.rpm and i try to probe ntfs into my linux kenrel 2.6.18-1.2798.fc6xen (from my system uname -r). Because of i did not ntfs kenrel of 2.6.18-1.2798.fc6xen i installed without "xen" release..but when i do modprobe for ntfs ...

Problem in mkinitrd while installin xen

I am able to install xen. The command depmod (version)-xen also works correctly. After that when I try to give mkinitrd /boot/initrd-(version)-xen.img (version)-xen command, it gives an error - No module pata_via found for kernel (version)-xen, aborting.I donno what the problem is...Earlier it was g ...

Ubuntu Boot from Xen Kernel in Jaunty

This is my first post on this forum. I am setting up a small cloud using Eucalyptus. My hardware machines dont have any virtualization extensions, so I am using Xen paravirtualization(in place of KVM) with Ubuntu Jaunty as Dom0.I have installed Ubuntu 9.04 Server Edition. And on top of that I have i ...

Ubuntu ERROR: Unable to build the NVIDIA kernel module

I've just installed Intrepid on a machine at work, we use a rather large database and without using hardware acceleration scrolling through the database entries takes forever. The machine we are using has an Nvidia Vanta video card on it and looking through the list of supported cards it's on there ...

Ubuntu xen bootup gives error 15 :(

I am using Ubuntu 8.04..over which i have installed Virtual Box. The single Virtual machine on Virtual Box also runs Ubuntu 8.04. I am trying to install xen 3.2.2 from source on this virtual machine. the compilation succeeds and is installing everything in the boot directory as it should. I have add ...

Ubuntu CUDA detects xen kernel which I'm not using

I am trying to install the NVIDIA CUDA drivers on a fresh install of Intrepid. The version I am using is NVIDIA-Linux-x86_64-177.73-pkg2.run. It detects that I am using a xen kernel, which from some googling seems related to the xen virtual server. This halts the installer as CUDA apparently doesn't ...

Ubuntu wubi installaion misses some modules of grub needed to work with Xen

Here is a situation I installed Ubuntu on a friends laptop using Wubi in his Windows 7 drive.I have installed and things worked by now perfectly without any problem.We are trying to set up a Xen (virtualization)environment in this laptop.After setting up every thing cleanly.When I needed to boot wit ...

Ubuntu grub2 doesn't list Xen PVOPS entry on the boot table

Hi, I use Ubuntu 10.04. I recently installed xen 4.02 and go the vmlinuz and initrd images ready. I added the following entry in /etc/grub.d/40_custommenuentry 'Xen 4.0.2 / Ubuntu 10.4 Kernel 2.6.32.24 pvops' {insmod raidinsmod mdraidinsmod lvminsmod ext2set root='(hd0,6)'multiboot (hd0,6)/boot/xen- ...

Ubuntu unable to load module nvidia.ko

Trying to install a driver for the Nvidia Quadro NVS140M on my 10.04 Ubuntu 64 bit. I keep on getting the error message "Unable to load module 'nvidia.ko'"I have followed the advice given on this and other forums. I have put vga16fb, nouveau , rivafb, nvidiafb and rivatv in blacklist.conf ...

Custom Kernel and Ubuntu Module Rebuild Process

After much trouble and consternation, I believe that I have found a way to recompile both a custom Ubuntu kernel and its third-party modules using the AUTOBUILD and debian/rules. The reason I went through the hassle of figuring this out was due to the Ubuntu updates continuously wanting to overwrite ...

Ubuntu Nvidia: Can't install (Unable to build kernel module)

HiI'm trying to install Nvidia driver (NVIDIA-Linux-x86-100.14.11-pkg1.run) on Acer Aspire 5520 laptop, GeForce 7000M graphics (Ubuntu 8.04).After entering runlevel 3 and running the following:# sudo sh NVIDIA-Linux-x86-100.14.11-pkg1.runit wants to compile a kernel interface, but at the end returns ...

Ubuntu Hardy missing xen-headers package

I'm not sure if anybody else has had such an issue yet, When trying to install IPTables:IPV4 which relies on a few headers files from the kernel.After posting on the mailling list for IPTables::IPV4 I soon found out that the missing header files are located in a package called xen-headers which only ...

Ubuntu Perl Module FFmpeg and sub modules

I'm running 10.4 LTS Desktop on a XEN-Machine as a VM. Gnome is disabled. I'm currently trying to install the Perl module FFmpeg. It is kind of a API for ffmpeg in Perl. I managed to compile and install ffmpeg from source, including all the dependencies like codecs and what not. FFmpeg is running.Un ...

Ubuntu Unable to build the NVIDIA kernel module.

I am trying to rebuild my NVIDIA drivers on my laptop. I recently upgraded to kernel 2.6.27-11-generic and since then my video has been flaky.So as always I kill gdm and attempt to rebuild the NVIDIA kernel modules using the NVIDIA installer.sudo sh NVIDIA-Linux-x86-173.14.12-pkg1.run After a little ...

ubuntu 10.04 64bit with Xen 4.0.1

I got a xend start problem when I install xen 4.0.1 on ubuntu 10.04 64_bit:(my installation steps are as follows:first, install packages$sudo apt-get install bcc bin86 gawk bridge-utils iproute libcurl3 libcurl4-openssl-dev bzip2 module-init-tools transfig tgif texinfo texlive-latex-base texlive-lat ...

Ubuntu UEC - Xen enabled kernel 2.26.32.21 for download - to be used with Lucid lynx

I am experimenting with Ubuntu enterprise Cloud. The machines I have do not support hardware virtualization. Even though, my UEC set up works fine, when I launch an instance ( euca-run-instance), the instance goes to pending->shutting down->terminated states.Now, I want to try UEC with Xen. Bu ...

Ubuntu Lucid as DomU on XEN

I have a XEN Dom0 running on Linux version 2.6.16-xen (root@pachy) (gcc version 4.1.0 20060304 (Red Hat 4.1.0-3)).#xm infohost : localhost.localdomainrelease : 2.6.16-xenversion : #3 SMP Wed Sep 3 20:58:06 EDT 2008machine : i686nr_cpus : 1nr_nodes : 1sockets_per_node : 1cores_per_socket : 1threads_p ...

Ubuntu Enterprise Cloud Setup Suggestions

I am an IT manager currently running Citrix XenServer on 4 HP Proliant blade servers handling instances of Windows Server 2008, Debian Lenny and Ubuntu 8.04 LTS.Unfortunately, the free license of XenServer does not supply high availability or automatic fall-over, two features I would really like to ...

Ubuntu Private Cloud vs drbd for windows vm's

I'm looking to possibly use ubuntu cloud for clustering.My main concern is storage clustering for virtual machines and I was wondering if cloud might be the easiest way to go.My idea is simply that I want to be able to replace one VMWare Server with several clustering ubuntu file servers clustered a ...

Ubuntu Xen 3.3 on ,Jaunty 9.04 Dell Inspiron 1440

I am testing XEN on Ubuntu Jaunty 9.04 as Dom0 I am new to xen so after some googling and playing around I had been able to install Xen on my machine as per the instructions given on this page http://www.howtoforge.com/installing-xen-3.3-with-kernel-2.6.27-on-ubuntu-8.10-x86_64http://blog.codefront. ...

Ubuntu 8.10 Server x86, 3 nic, Xen Host as firewall

Instead of manually configuring firewall services on my Ubuntu server with a lot of manual labor, I was going to run Ubuntu 8.10 server with a Xen guest running ClarkConnect. I have 3 NIC's I want to do the following:Intrepid /w XEN - NIC A (to Switch)VNIC||*VLAN* (OR NIC C to Switch)||VNICXen Guest ...

Ubuntu Can not figure out graphical framebuffer in Hardy as Xen domU

all. I'm trying to get my console text (and a getty) sent to the graphical framebuffer so I can view my domU's console over VNC. Before anyone suggests using 'xm console', there is a specific reason I want VNC. I do not need to run X, only to have the text console output to VNC.The Xen dom0 and the ...

Ubuntu small faux pas installing xen?

I thought I would give installing xen a try, ](*,) I followed the instructions from here (http://tx.downloads.xensource.com/downloads/docs/user/#SECTION02120000000000000000) and downloaded this (http://bits.xensource.com/oss-xen/release/3.0.4-1/bin.tgz/xen-3.0.4_1-install-x86_32.tgz) tgz file.After ...

Xen on Ubuntu on Mac

i run ubuntu on my macbook 1st gen. now i want to use xen 3.1.the installation succeeded.in the /boot/grub/menu.lst i inserttitle Xen 3.1 / XenLinux 2.6kernel /boot/xen-3.1.0.gz dom0_mem=1048576 norebootmodule /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.18-xen root=/dev/sda4 ro console=ttyif i want to boot the Xen3.1 then it ...

Ubuntu Help with Xen

So ive been running xen trying to experiment with some stuff. but unfortunately ive run into an error i cant seem to get around. i keep getting this errorERROR: Could not obtain handle on privileged command interface (13 = Permission denied)error: Unable to open /usr/lib/rpm/rpmrc for reading: No su ...

Ubuntu Xen on a via C3 causes reboot cycle

I'm currently trying to get Xen working on my server by following the instructions on:https://help.ubuntu.com/community/XenVirtualMachine/XenOnUbuntuFeistyAfter installing the ubuntu-xen-desktop package I have an entry in my grub file like this:title Xen 3.0-i386 / Ubuntu, kernel 2.6.19-4-genericroo ...

Ubuntu server or enterprise cloud?

I want to create a private cloud using ubuntu enterprise cloud. But the main doubt that I have is that should I use ubuntu enterprise cloud or ubuntu server edition as I faced some problems while installing the node in ubuntu enterprise cloud due to virtualisation. This may be due to KVM package. If ...

Setting up Ubuntu Cloud on a single machine

I'm glad I've come to Ubuntu Cloud community. I'm having some initial problems though. I've only one machine available for testing phase. It has enough power for a test cloud, CPU is VT capable , has 6 cores and 16 GB of RAM. I'm using Vmware Workstation for setting up controllers. However, node con ...