Xen Boot

  • install centOS 5
    • make sure to install the Virtualization packages
    • and include the sub-packages which is under the details button
  • modify the grub boot with:
kernel ** irqpoll noapic acpi=off


  • Check your device-mapper table using dmsetup table. If it's in there, clear the mapping with dmsetup remove <name>.
yum repolist enabled
yum --enablerepo=base --disablerepo=citrix
sed -i -e "s/enabled=0/enabled=1/" /etc/yum.repos.d/CentOS-Base.repo
yum update

dmsetup table
dmsetup remove <name>

mdadm --create --verbose /dev/md0 --level=5 --raid-devices=4 /dev/sd[c-f]
mdadm --verbose --detail --scan > /etc/mdadm.conf
pvcreate /dev/md0
xe sr-create content-type=user type=lvm device-config:device=/dev/md0 shared=false name-label="Big Disk"
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