Re: Debian upgrade
On Fri, 18 Apr 2008 19:52:07 +0100
Richard <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Fri, 18 Apr 2008 06:02:31 +0100
> Bob Cox <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > On Thu, Apr 17, 2008 at 22:35:28 +0100, Richard (email@example.com) wrote:
> > > On Thu, 17 Apr 2008 21:47:14 +0100
> > > Richard <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > >
> > > > <big snip>
> > > >
> > > > I've now replaced my list with yours and its downloading
> > > >
> > > > Many thanks
> > > >
> > > >
> > > I've noticed that I'm replacing the kernel with the same kernel that was already installed
> > > linux-image-2.6.18-5-ixp4xx
> > > What is the latest kernel that's available, preferably later than 2.6.22 ??
> > 2.6.18 seems to be correct for stable/etch with 2.6.24 on testing/lenny.
> > http://packages.debian.org/linux-image-2.6-ixp4xx
> > You could change etch to lenny in that list and then do an update
> > followed by a dist-upgrade. I run lenny on i386 boxen but prefer to
> > leave the slugs alone as they seem so stable:
> > bob@terminus:~$ uname -a
> > Linux terminus 2.6.18-4-ixp4xx #1 Tue Mar 27 18:01:56 BST 2007 armv5tel
> > GNU/Linux
> > bob@terminus:~$ uptime
> > 06:00:15 up 117 days, 19:33, 1 user, load average: 0.01, 0.00, 0.06
> > http://bobcox.com/slug/
> Hi Bob
> I've tried that as you suggested, did an apt-get dist-upgrade
> it said it wanted a reboot, which I did and now its not talking.
> Both ping and ssh give no route to host :(
> Possibly time to read all the documentation and install from scratch, unless there is
> another way of making it talk to this machine ??
A Bit more info, Ive checked /var/log and there are no log entries after 1848 tonight.
It can still be put into "upgrade-mode" by holding the reset in after power down, and
its ip address is still 192.168.1.77.
But its not responding to anything over the network, I think I've managed to telnet to 192.168.0.1 9000,
but cant get any sense out of it.
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