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Re: 68040 buserror patch

Ingo Juergensmann wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 13, 2000 at 11:14:25PM +0200, Michel Lanners wrote:
> > I have just tested a self compiled 2.2.16 without the buserror patch,
> > and it does lock up as well after roughly 30 minutes of inactivity.
> > So it's something with 2.2.16, I'd say...
> > Andrew, didn't you publish 2.2.16 kernels before the one with the patch?
> > I'll try one of those. But I can already say that your latest 2.2.14
> > kernel doesn't have the lockup problem..
> Uhm, I'm running 2.2.16 without buserr patch for some weeks now without
> lockup on an A3000 with WarpEngine040-40..
> Linux arrakis 2.2.16 #1 Mon Sep 11 15:16:55 CEST 2000 m68k unknown
> I compiled it on my own from Mac CVS back then, but have to admit that my
> machine is never inactive due to rc5des client running in the backgrounnd as
> well as complete newsserver with uucp and an IRC client.
> So, I don't think it is a general problem with 2.2.16 although I never
> tested it with inactivity.
> But I had some time ago a problem with SCSI fails and was forced to reboot
> the machine. No problems after reboot then until now.

This brings to mind a question, can I install and build a filesystem
potato on a Quadra 800 (external SCSI drive) then swap the drive to a
system and boot it (assuming I set up vmelilo)?


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