Re: more hurd problems
On Fri, 13 Nov 1998, Marcus Brinkmann wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 13, 1998 at 11:33:00AM +0000, M.C. Vernon wrote:
> > Dear all,
> > After changing the type of my hurd partition to linux native
> > (which should be in the documentation somewhere, as this is non-obvious),
> ? The partition type ID is 83 (this is Linux native under Linux). However,
> the important thing is to format it in ext2fs format and change the owner
> script to hurd with the e2os script, so the translators will work.
> > NE*0000 ethercard probe at 0x300: 00 4f 4c 03 ca 8a
> > eth0: NE2000 found at 0x300, using IRQ 3
> > com0: at atbus 0, port = 3f8, spl = 6, pic =4. (DOS COM1)
> > com1: at atbus1The device below will clobber IRQ3.
> > You have two devices at the same IRQ
> > And things stop there :(
> . Remove the network card, or
> . Disable com1 in Bios (or change IRQ in BIOS)
What is likely to be com1 - the printer port?
> . recompile the gnumach kernel w/o network drivers
> . Solve the IRQ conflict (best solution).
a - doesn't occur in linux.
b - I don't know enough about hurd to sort it out without already having
an installed system.
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