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2006-01-18

2006-02-01

2006-02-02

2006-02-09

-hda <image name> says to use this file as a hard drive.
-cdrom <file name> says to use this file as a cdrom drive.  bonus if the file is already a cd (image)
-boot <bios device> says to boot from this device
-net [options] is how to initialize options within qemu
 - nic,vlan=1 says to create a network interface card for guest system, and create vlan with id 1
 - tap,vlan=1 says to associate tapX with vlan id 1

Also looked at UserModeLinux, but having troubles compiling the kernel.

2006-02-11

We've got User-mode-linux booting, although we're still stuck on making it a usable boot. At this point, qemu is still an option because it presents a packaged solution: with UML, we've got the kernel at boot time, which is not /exactly/ what happens when booting from the cd.

2006-02-17

We've got some module problems with PCMCIA and PVFS, but we don't think it's anything to worry about on our hardware.

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