Bug#509202: sparc on Sun Fire V880 fails due to unaligned access
reassign 509202 linux-2.6 2.6.26-12
Reassigning to the kernel team and informing Sparc porters.
Original report contains full log with kernel oopses.
On Wednesday 07 January 2009, Adrian Knoth wrote:
> When trying to boot the debian sparc kernels
> from harddisk, the machine freezes very early, probably around
> [ 0.000000] [000000036f100000-fffff8b00a800000] page_structs=131072
> node=0 entry=1469/0
> (cannot be too sure about that, the attached RSC serial console is
> somewhat limited)
> I compiled my own sparc64 kernel (2.6.28, initial config taken from the
> Gentoo 2.6.24 live CD). This new kernel boots without any problems, the
> machine is up and running.
> I've attached you my working kernel config, so you can check what might
> have caused the problems reported in this bug. Perhaps it's worth to
> reassign this bug to the kernel package.