RE: new 2.4.20 CVS kernel for all
Hmmm, I tried the new kernel and at first it doesn't seem to
work, my amiga just hangs. I am assuming its just me, I need more
time to look at. I didn't have much time last night, just enough to
it and give it a whirl. I will see what I can do over the next few days.
Amiga 4000 warpengine 040 40
64 meg ram
(soon to receive A1 XE)
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Brad Boyer [SMTP:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Friday, March 21, 2003 11:41 PM
> To: Debian m68k
> Subject: Re: new 2.4.20 CVS kernel for all
> On Fri, Mar 21, 2003 at 01:23:37AM -0500, Christian T. Steigies wrote:
> > On Mon, Mar 17, 2003 at 10:20:56AM -0500, Christian T. Steigies wrote:
> > > vmlinux-2.4.20-m68k, has all drivers built in and supports all arches
> > vmlinuz
> > > m68k currently supports, so try it on your Amiga, Atari, Mac, Q40,
> Sun, VME
> > > machine. Yes I know its big...
> > 6 downloads and no feedback, so I must assume it is working perfectly on
> > m68k subarches. I'll start building kernel-patch and kernel-image
> > Maybe m68k can finally make the switch to 2.4...
> Well, if you really want the feedback, I tried it out and found that
> it doesn't actually work on at least some Macs. It doesn't even start
> running on my Mac IIfx. After the bootloader starts the kernel, it just
> hangs forever, with no output even to a serial port console.
> This isn't a real surprise, since the Mac support in 2.4 has been
> seriously neglected. Obviously it's partly my fault, since I'm still
> working on 2.2 code, and not very often at that...
> Brad Boyer
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