Commit f3defd7f authored by Thomas Thrainer's avatar Thomas Thrainer
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Remove obsolete Debian-related documentation

This part of the documentation refers to Grub instead of Grub2, but
Grub2 has been the standard boot loader since Squeeze. As this part only
(wrongly) repeats the preceeding documentation, it's removed completely.
Signed-off-by: default avatarThomas Thrainer <>
Reviewed-by: default avatarGuido Trotter <>
parent 46d4deb9
......@@ -199,32 +199,6 @@ The second line assumes that the hypervisor parameter
line assumes that all your nodes have secondary IPs in the network, adjust it accordingly to your setup.
.. admonition:: Debian
Besides the ballooning change which you need to set in
``/etc/xen/xend-config.sxp``, you need to set the memory and nosmp
parameters in the file ``/boot/grub/menu.lst``. You need to modify
the variable ``xenhopt`` to add ``dom0_mem=1024M`` like this:
.. code-block:: text
## Xen hypervisor options to use with the default Xen boot option
# xenhopt=dom0_mem=1024M
and the ``xenkopt`` needs to include the ``maxcpus`` option like
.. code-block:: text
## Xen Linux kernel options to use with the default Xen boot option
# xenkopt=maxcpus=1
Any existing parameters can be left in place: it's ok to have
``xenkopt=console=tty0 maxcpus=1``, for example. After modifying the
files, you need to run::
$ /sbin/update-grub
If you want to run HVM instances too with Ganeti and want VNC access to
the console of your instances, set the following two entries in
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