On Thu, Feb 18, 2010 at 11:13:03AM +0100, maximilian attems wrote:
> On Wed, 17 Feb 2010, Martin Ziegler wrote:
> > On Tue, 16 Feb 2010, maximilian attems wrote:
> > >the best would probably be a bisect on linux-2.6 upstream
> > >between 2.6.29 and 2.6.30, do you need guidance on that?
> > >
> > I'd like to do that. How do I find (compile?) the older kernels?
> easiest ist probably to clone linus git:
> git clone git://git.eu.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git
> then have a look at the bisect manpage
> git help bisect
> git bisect start
> git bisect bad v2.6.30
> git bisect good v2.6.29
> on the later step git should tell you or similar (running Lenny git here)
> Bisecting: 6508 revisions left to test after this
> [3c6fae67d026d57f64eb3da9c0d0e76983e39ae3] Merge branch 'hwmon-for-linus' of git://jdelvare.pck.nerim.net/jdelvare-2.6
> cp /boot/config-2.6.30-1-amd64 .config
> make oldconfig
> this will produce the deb you can easily install
> fakeroot make deb-pkg -j <nr_of_processors>
> ah and you don't need to compile on the box itself,
> if you have another faster at the hand.
> hope aboves helps, don't hesitate to follow-up.
did you bisect and/or report this upstream?