Re: Recent kernels and DMA/Interrupt problems
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> Now I have a real nasty problem.
> Every kernel since 2.4.19, including 2.6.5, will not work on my alpha.
> It's a PC164SX with IDE disks. 2.4.19 kernel is Debian's 2.6.5 is mine.
I had problems with my IDE controller as well (PWS500au). Got around them by
custom compiling a kernel without my specific chipset support (i.e. just
generic IDE support).
I guess the IDE controller (a CMD646) is pretty buggy and removing support for
it from my kernel stops the enabling of anything other than the most generic
Tyson Whitehead (-email@example.com -- WSC-)
Computer Engineer Dept. of Applied Mathematics,
Graduate Student- Applied Mathematics University of Western Ontario,
GnuPG Key ID# 0x8A2AB5D8 London, Ontario, Canada
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