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authorSamuel Thibault <>2018-06-09 18:31:41 +0300
committerSamuel Thibault <>2018-06-09 18:31:41 +0300
commita021d2144f6acf02051553390f2f2ab974e669fa (patch)
parent96a30e31e8f19623d5b027924fe4059536e409f4 (diff)
Update qemu image URLs
4 files changed, 10 insertions, 10 deletions
diff --git a/contributing.mdwn b/contributing.mdwn
index 6cb5756..cf812b1 100644
--- a/contributing.mdwn
+++ b/contributing.mdwn
@@ -178,7 +178,7 @@ I'll have to think about it some more.
([[!taglink open_issue_documentation]])
* Install qemu-kvm via your distros packages.
-* Download the [qemu image]( `wget`
+* Download the [qemu image]( `wget`
* Unpack it: `tar xf debian-hurd.img.tar.gz`
* Run it: `kvm -m 512 -drive cache=writeback,file=debian-hurd.img -redir tcp:2222::22` # Optionally use `--curses` to keep your keyboard layout. If need be modprobe kvm_amd, kvm intel and kvm to get kvm support (which is much, much faster). See also: [kvm FAQ](
* login as root
diff --git a/hurd/running/cloud.mdwn b/hurd/running/cloud.mdwn
index b063fd7..736a711 100644
--- a/hurd/running/cloud.mdwn
+++ b/hurd/running/cloud.mdwn
@@ -15,4 +15,4 @@ It is possible to run the Hurd as a KVM-based OpenStack cloud instance.
[[For the time being|open_issues/virtio]], you'll have to avoid using virtio
drivers, and use emulated hardware instead:
- $ glance image-create --property hw_disk_bus=ide --property hw_cdrom_bus=ide --property hw_vif_model=rtl8139 --disk-format raw --container-format bare --name gnu-hurd --copy-from
+ $ glance image-create --property hw_disk_bus=ide --property hw_cdrom_bus=ide --property hw_vif_model=rtl8139 --disk-format raw --container-format bare --name gnu-hurd --copy-from
diff --git a/hurd/running/debian/qemu_image.mdwn b/hurd/running/debian/qemu_image.mdwn
index a17ff89..6cafc83 100644
--- a/hurd/running/debian/qemu_image.mdwn
+++ b/hurd/running/debian/qemu_image.mdwn
@@ -10,20 +10,20 @@ is included in the section entitled [[GNU Free Documentation
There is a QEMU image with [[Debian GNU/Hurd|debian]] pre-installed available
-as <>.
+as <>.
- $ wget
+ $ wget
$ tar -xz < debian-hurd.img.tar.gz
$ kvm -m 1G -drive cache=writeback,file=$(echo debian-hurd-*.img)
-Please also read the README file: <>
+Please also read the README file: <>
If you have troubles extracting the image, you can use
-the gz version <>,
-the zip version <>,
-or even the plain version <> (3GiB!)
+the gz version <>,
+the zip version <>,
+or even the plain version <> (5GiB!)
See the discussion about [[hurd/running/qemu/writeback_caching]].
diff --git a/hurd/subhurd.mdwn b/hurd/subhurd.mdwn
index df64056..a92a8d3 100644
--- a/hurd/subhurd.mdwn
+++ b/hurd/subhurd.mdwn
@@ -30,10 +30,10 @@ requires a privileged subhurd.
## Quick hack: Use an existing image
You can download a Debian/Hurd image
-[[here|]] and directly
+[[here|]] and directly
boot it:
- $ wget --no-check-certificate
+ $ wget --no-check-certificate
$ gunzip debian-hurd.img.gz
$ boot --kernel-command-line="fastboot root=pseudo-root" -T typed part:1:file:debian-hurd.img