> So the VNC client attaches successfully to the server, but the output is > just a black screen? IMHO, that looks more like a guest or VNC issue > rather than a Xen/Qemu one. Have you tried different guest OSes and > different VNC clients? (TigerVNC Viewer has always worked fine for me). > > But regarding your question: no, Xen Dom0 doesn't require X at all in > order to run. > I tried other guest OS's and VNC clients with the same result and came to the conclusion that all of my guest OS's were not booting. All of my VNC clients displayed the name of the guest OS in the margin, but had a black screen. I looked at the 'xl list' billboard and the guest OS did not have a 'r' in the column. The startup log for all of the guests had this line:
'xen be core: can't open gnttab device' My guess is that the 'gnttab' device is critical to a guest startup. I could not find any reference to this item. What am I missing? Tom -- Public Keys: PGP KeyID = 0x5F22FDC1 GnuPG KeyID = 0x620836CF _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list https://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-xen To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-xen-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"