Installing storage driver update disk for Linux with Xen - IBM Server
RETAIN tip: H21219
When installing any of the listed Operating Systems (OSes) over internet Small Computer System Interface (iSCSI), Fibre Channel (FC), or Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) Storage Area Network (SAN), and using a device driver update disk or package (DUD or DUP), the system panics if the Xen kernel is selected manually during the second part of the installation process.
The system is configured with at least one of the following:
This tip is not system specific.
This tip is not option specific.
Note: This does not imply that the network operating system will work under all combinations of hardware and software.Please see the compatibility page for more information: http://www.ibm.com/systems/info/x86servers/serverproven/compat/us/
This is a known Linux operating limitation with Xen with either Red Hat or Novell SUSE.
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Document id: MIGR-5092971