diskpart on Windows Server 2008 DomU hangs

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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11
Microsoft Windows Server 2008


Starting diskpart during installation of Windows Server 2008 as XEN DomU on SLES11 will not lead to a prompt but just hang. Once the installation is finished, access to the disk management is not possible either as the module hangs with "Loading disk configuration information".


If you experience this issue please update all XEN packages to version 3.3.1_18546_20-0.1.3 or above via online update.


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  • Document ID:7004807
  • Creation Date: 05-Nov-2009
  • Modified Date:04-Mar-2021
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

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