DragonFly kernel List (threaded) for 2007-09
Re: finally have the amd64/pc64 kernel linked
i did try qemu long time ago, and the performance is not good. but
will try again.
xen is rather good, but not on dfly.
On 13 Sep 2007 08:26:51 GMT, Oliver Fromme
> Noah yan wrote:
> > Finally have the kernel for amd64/pc64 linked and pushed on the git
> > branch (http://repo.or.cz/w/dragonfly/port-amd64.git). will check in
> > cvs soon.
> > two questions. the loader: look like it is ported on amd64 and able to
> > load an ELF64 kernel. Hope that is true. I am setting up a simics
> > simulator for a hammer. but it panic when booting from the dfly-1.10.1
> > iso. so is there issues running x86-32 dfly on an x86-64 machine? It
> > should not and this may be just the problem of simics.
> Have you thought about trying qemu? I have successfully
> used qemu in the past to emulate amd64 machines on 32bit
> It's very simple to use. You don't eve have to install
> the kqemu accelerator module; the standard emulation is
> way fast enough to test booting of CD images.
> Best regards
> Oliver Fromme, secnetix GmbH & Co. KG, Marktplatz 29, 85567 Grafing
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