On 03/22/2012 02:21 PM, Kyrre Begnum wrote:
yes, using a kernel boot option would be nice, and there is an option
for it in Ovirt, but I am not getting it to work. When i want to specify
a boot parameter, I also have to specify a kernel path. When i specify
the internal kernel, the VM fails to boot. Is this supposed to be an
"external" kernel ( like paravirtualized Xen? )
any kernel should work. question is if the path you are using has
permissions for vdsm to use (check the log)
On 03/16/2012 11:11 PM, Itamar Heim wrote:
> On 03/16/2012 03:05 PM, Kyrre Begnum wrote:
>> when creating a new VM from a template, i'd like to pass a hint of some
>> sort ( perhaps a hostname ) to it so that the internal config managment
>> system can do the rest of the setup. This should also be programmable
>> via the REST API, as I want to use it for automated deployments.
>> Has anyone had success doing this with Ovirt? i can only see two
>> - Put the hint in a floppy / iso and mount it on the VM.
>> - Hardcode a MAC address and let a DHCP server provide the hostname
> did you try the kernel boot options?
>> Both of these do not seem very optimal to me. I'd appreciate some
>> thoughts from the community on how to proceed.
>> Thanks in advance,
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