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by chrulri
Sun Dec 15, 2013 1:00 pm
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough
Replies: 533
Views: 791544

Re: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough

@mbalino this is my working xm dmesg on mint 15. (XEN) Xen version 4.2.1 (LinuxMint 4.2.1-0ubuntu3.3) (stefan.bader@canonical.com) (gcc (Ubuntu/Linaro 4.7.3-1ubuntu1) 4.7.3) Mon Jul 22 22:01:54 CEST 2013 (XEN) Bootloader: GRUB 2.00-13ubuntu3 (XEN) Command line: placeholder iommu=1 (XEN) Video inform...
by chrulri
Fri Aug 02, 2013 7:49 am
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough
Replies: 533
Views: 791544

Re: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough

powerhouse wrote:Of course, you don't list the PCI IDs here, but the drivers. This file tells the Linux modprobe mechanism to NOT load the listed drivers during boot.
@macester: The lines containing the IDs have a # at the line start which means they're comments and irrelevant. Sorry, if that caused confusion
by chrulri
Fri Aug 02, 2013 2:57 am
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough
Replies: 533
Views: 791544

Re: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough

but as a complete noob i dont full under stand : $ grep -v ^# /etc/xen/pciback.conf 0000:01:00.0 0000:01:00.1 0000:05:01.0 0000:05:01.1 $ cat /etc/modprobe.d/xen-pciback.conf # 01:00.0 blacklist radeon # 05:01.0 blacklist snd-emu10k1 blacklist snd-emu10k1-synth # 05:01.1 blacklist emu10k1-gp should...
by chrulri
Tue Jul 30, 2013 3:17 am
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough
Replies: 533
Views: 791544

Re: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough

This may be a longshot, but has anyone tried switching control of the PCI cards between pciback and the original Linux module, like fglrx, on the fly? I accidentally did this before I blacklisted the radeon modules. The display server (Xorg) was causing the system hang (kernel panic) because it sti...
by chrulri
Sat Jul 20, 2013 4:12 pm
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough
Replies: 533
Views: 791544

Re: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough

I like LM15 too and I got around the "invalid argument" issue by modifying my config like the following: $ grep pci= /etc/xen/guests/win7.cfg-xm #pci=[ '01:00.0', '01:00.1', '05:01.0', '05:01.1' ] pci=[ '01:00.0', '05:01.0' ] 01:00 is a AMD Radeon HD 7950 05:01 is a Creative Sound Blaster ...

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