Re: ES40 fails to boot daily build net-install
that seems to indicating problems with MILO and the big alphas, i was using
SRM and as i said, installed SID last fall without much problem :-\
On Tue, 15 Feb 2005, Norbert Tretkowski wrote:
> * Norbert Tretkowski wrote:
> > * Michael Galloway wrote:
> > > was wanting to play with current builds on one of me ES40 boxes
> > > and find it fails to boot. was using the netinstall image from:
> > >
> > > http://cdimage.debian.org/pub/cdimage-testing/daily/alpha/current/
> > >
> > > and booting from SRM console with boot dqa0 -flags 0 boot process
> > > hangs at the starting kernel line.
> > Sorry, that was my fault.
> > In a moment of insanity I changed the kernel configurations so
> > ext2fs support was built as module. Fatal, because d-i uses ext2fs
> > initrds.
> Duh... I should read mails more carefully before answering... your
> problem doesn't look like the described ext2fs problem.
> Steve said on IRC that we may have some problems with booting our
> kernels on Tsunami-class machines, not just on Titan-based machines
> (see http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=265831 for some
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