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Re: Can't boot

----- Comments related to failure to boot on AS1000A 4/xxx ---

On Thu, Aug 17, 2000 at 04:44:47PM -0400, Wakko Warner wrote:
> I know what the alpha boot problem on mine is, from what I understand, this
> alpha box wasn't supported in 2.2.x until 2.2.17pre12 (kernel I'm using
> now).  2.0 supported it.  (alphaserver 1000a 4/266)

Support (specifically, machine check handling) for AS1000A 4/xxx
machines was broken in 2.2.x prior to 2.2.17-pre12. You've gotta pick
up those patches for your kernel...


Jay A Estabrook                            Alpha Engineering - LINUX Project
Compaq Computer Corp. - MRO1-2/K20         (508) 467-2080
200 Forest Street, Marlboro MA 01752       Jay.Estabrook@compaq.com

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