[SATLUG] kvm problems
bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Sun Dec 22 10:54:23 CST 2013
Borries Demeler wrote:
> Thanks Ron and Bruce for your responses! It turned out that installing the latest version of
> qemu (1.7.0) got me past this error.
> However, I haven't figured out how to make the vm's work at any reasonable
> speed, right now there seem to be other issues I need to work through. Trying
> to load an existing machine prevents input to the machine, and trying to create
> a new machine is really slow, which is surprising, since this is a fast computer.
> Any additional thoughts that could make it work faster?
I'm not sure about slow or fast. Those are relative terms. I did do
some benchmarks in building LFS. For our benchmark package, binutils,
it took 1.75 times as long to build. That's a relatively disk/cpu
intensive task because it is compiling a lot of files.
There was some discussion on line. The thread starting at
http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.linux.lfs.devel/14396 may give you some
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