PE2950 III & Xen crashiness

Pietro Abate Pietro.Abate at pps.jussieu.fr
Fri Sep 12 02:56:00 CDT 2008


On Fri, Sep 12, 2008 at 09:34:05AM +0200, Johann Spies wrote:
> > We've got a pair of them with 12GB of RAM and 8x146GB 2.5" SAS drives  
> > and are running current 32-bit CentOS 5.2.  There are at least three  
> > problems:
> Just out of curiosity: why did you install a 32-bit system on it?  I
> suppose it must be a pae-enabled kernel otherwise you would not be
> able to utilize all the ram.

I had some problem in the past with a 32 bit xen kernel on a 2950.
In theory this should not be a problem, but ... When I installed a
new 64 bit system all problems disappeared. I'm not sure this was a
kernel problem though...

regards.
p



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