Re: 2.4.19-ac1 kernel compilation
* Ben Collins <firstname.lastname@example.org> [020805 09:15]:
> There is no ETA, because there is no one really maintaining sparc32
> anymore. Feel free to pitch in, but we have plenty of testers and not
> many people with enough time to devote to actually fixing things.
But on a fortunate note, some of us have been pitching in some time on
fixing things here and there. The 2.4.19 kernel is a major improvement
for sparc32 over the previous releases. If you've been wanting to try a
2.4.x on sparc32, then plain ol' vanilla 2.4.19 (or later) is the way to
go right now.
Other than a swapon segfault bug on smp sun4m machines (where swapon
still seems to work), it should be somewhat decent and in need of more
BTW, if you folks haven't seen it yet, take a spin around
http://www.sparclinux.net/ ... especially look around the FAQ... and
please excuse the DNS problems while we fight with NSI.