Re: trouble booting v2.4.1 of the kernel
On Tue, 13 Feb 2001, James D. Freels wrote:
> I cannot seem to get v2.4.1 of the kernel to
> boot on my Debian 2.2 Alpha system. It has
> been recommended to me that I need to use egcs to
> compile the kernel. I currently use gcc 2.95.2-13 of
> the stable (potato) tree. There exists v2.95.3-4 and
> v2.95-3-5 of the testing and unstable trees
> respectively. However I cannot seem to find a
> current egcs package available on the Debian
> archive. Will the newer v2.95.3 compile and
> boot 2.4.1 of the kernel?
Yes, it will. I have a 2.95.3-compiled 2.4.1 kernel that I've been
using to debug a scsi driver on a UP2000. I don't usually run it for
long, but it does boot.
What config are you trying?