Monthly Archive: February 2009

Lenny’s Xen Kernel 2.6.26 Causes DomU Freezes

With the release of Debian 5.0 “Lenny” as stable, I have upgraded my servers and installed its Xen 3.1.2 and Kernel 2.6.26 Xen packages for my DomU’s. After that, one of my DomU’s kept freezing: 100% CPU, no responses on the console whatsoever. I found that various people report similar problems, but no hints towards a solution. If you experience similar freezes, downgrade your DomU to the 2.6.18 kernel from Etch: Add the etch sources to your APT repository in both Dom0 and your DomU, install linux-image-2.6.18-6-xen-686 (or -amd64 for 64bit systems) and modify your Xen configuration to use the...

4 Minutes and 33 Seconds of Uniqueness

The maker of Crayon Physics, Petri Purho, has created another great game (concept): [url=http://www.kloonigames.com/blog/games/4mins33secs]4 Minutes and 33 Seconds of Uniqueness[/url].