From: Allen Parker (allenp_at_hardcore-linux.net)
Date: Fri 10 Oct 2003 - 03:29:51 BST
I just got a "testing" dual opteron 240 system back into the office, until I
sell it (if I can) I'll be happy to donate that one too, I'll have to talk
to my partner about getting external access setup.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Simon Garner [mailto:sgarner_at_expio.co.nz]
> Sent: Thursday, October 09, 2003 5:58 PM
> To: VServer Mail List
> Subject: [vserver] Re: [OT] x86_64 tests ...
> On Friday, October 10, 2003 3:56 AM [GMT+1200=NZT],
> Herbert Poetzl <herbert_at_13thfloor.at> wrote:
> > Hi Simon!
> > IIRC, we where working on the x86_64 setup
> > for linux-vserver (ctx) patches ...
> > I would be glad if you could do some tests
> > on the x86_64 (opteron) platform for us, as
> > we don't have such platform available ...
> I'd be happy to but first we'll need to port the vserver patches to work
> with the RHEL 3-beta (taroon) kernel. :(
> It seems the Red Hat kernels are patched with NPTL, so vanilla kernels
> are definitely not supported, and as I found will cause problems with
> threaded apps. So I can't use vserver with a vanilla kernel.
> The RHEL kernel source can be found here (30MB):
> or from RHN (I don't know if this link will work for you):
> I'll talk to you more about this on irc...