Re: recommended kernel version for Netwinder?
On Mon, Dec 29, 2003 at 06:03:51AM +0000, Peter Naulls wrote:
> I'm using 2.4.21-rmk2. I wouldn't expect any issues with the 2.4.19
> version which might be the least effort being already packaged, but I
> certainly would want to use any older. I did use 2.6.0 briefly, but I
> had very significant problems with filesystem corruption which no one
> else seems to have had.
The 2.4.19-rmk7 has proven very solid on the netwinder.org autobuilder.
There are binaries dated Dec 2nd or so which include fixes for several
security bug including do_brk.
On the same machines I have not had luck with 2.4.21, it boots okay but
under continuous load, seems to crash within about 24 hours - without
any oops message on the screen or via serial port.