Re: Preparing 2.6.17-7
On Sun, Aug 20, 2006 at 01:05:07PM -0700, Steve Langasek wrote:
> On Sun, Aug 20, 2006 at 03:17:58PM +0200, Frederik Schueler wrote:
> > the next 2.6.17 upload, version 2.6.17-7 should become a candidate for
> > testing.
> > I would like to schedule the upload for Wednesday, Aug. 23.
> > amd64 and i386 will go through NEW again, due to the added xen images.
> > we have 4 RC bugs left, of which 2 need immediate attention:
> > #342246: [ia64 headers] arch/ia64/modules.lds: No such file or directory
> > #369517: linux-image-2.6.16-1-alpha-smp: undefined scsi symbols; fails
> > to allocate percpu data
> The alpha smp kernel didn't work in sarge either. I would suggest dropping
> this flavor until someone steps up to maintain it. My alphas have always
> been UP, so I have no interest in it myself.
It might be worth dropping MAX_CPUS down from 64 to 4 to see if this
goes away - I don't know what would be eating all the memory, but this
might reduce it.
Then again, maybe nobse's fix worked out...