Re: [stable] aboot - support recent kernels, fix build issues
On Thu, Jun 05, 2008 at 02:35:22PM -0600, Bdale Garbee wrote:
> On Tue, 2008-05-27 at 02:56 -0600, dann frazier wrote:
> > Other than the testing I mentioned above, I've also had successful test
> > reports from Bdale and Tim Cutts (on albeniz.d.o, iirc).
> For completeness, let me report details. I updated ds10.gag.com running
> etch and stock kernel package linux-image-2.6.18-6-alpha-generic version
> 2.6.18.dfsg.1-18etch5 with Dann's new aboot version, and the system
> continues to boot and run happily.
> I did *not* try moving to a newer kernel package.
Right - other users have verified that this allow us to boot newer
kernels (including Tim and myself). Knowing we didn't regress
2.6.18 boots is even more important imo.