Re: Kernel 2.6.12-1-amiga...
On Wed, 19 Oct 2005, Emiliano wrote:
> I've just tried it, it almost works and looks faster than 2.4.27... I had only
> a couple of issues.
> 1) it misses the virgefb driver: I had to connect the Microvitec monitor to
Virgefb hasn't been updated fro 2.6 yet.
> the Amiga rgb port (it seems to go out in VGA mode, and I honestly don't
Indeed, on AGA, you get VGA mode by default.
> remember how to force it back to PAL... some amiboot parameters I guess).
Add `video=pal' (or `pal-lace') to the Amiboot command line.
> 2) keyboard doesn't work, not even ctrl + alt + del to reboot. I could type
> "root" at the prompt, but then the "return" key didn't work. Alt + F2 worked
> after some time (?) but then pressing Alt again just printed bad character
Do you (or your init scripts) load your own keymap after boot up?
Is the keyboard OK if you boot in emergency mode (add `-b' to the Amiboot
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