Re: SYM53c8xx Panic on Boot: 2.6.1rc1 (Alpha)
You can load and run AlphaBIOS without flashing by placing
the AlphaBIOS ROM image file on a floppy and entering 'nt'
at the >>> prompt.
On 14 Jan 2004 11:53:41 -0500 Thomas Evans <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Yes I am booting from MILO (spare me the SRM lecture :-)
> I still use NT on the machine and would rather
> not have to reflash each time I boot into NT or Linux).
> On Wed, 2004-01-14 at 11:41, John Goerzen wrote:
> > On Tue, Jan 13, 2004 at 09:49:13PM -0500, Thomas Evans wrote:
> > >
> > > I have a panic with the released 2.6.1 on my 164LX
> > > and Adaptec controller. I happens when my root
> > > partition is being mounted (EXT3). An unaligned
> > > access occurs followed by a message stating that init
> > > was killed.
> > That sounds very similar to the problem I had on my 164LX when I booted
> > 2.6.1 from MILO. Are you using MILO as well?
> > This whole exercise (switching to SRM) was to try to work around that
> > very bug. I'll let you know if it winds up being successful :-)