Re: Debian on cobalt cube
Harald Kapper wrote:
> On Wed, 16 Mar 2005 12:50:15 +0100, Thiemo Seufer <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >I've seen that once with an outdated kernel-package (older than what's
> >in testing).
> don't take me wrong, but I reported this months ago and I've only and always
> seen the very same error during my attempts to build a kernel.
Hm, then you must do sth. consistently differently than I do. :-)
It looks like an error in kernel-package, but OTOH building a kernel
worked for several other people.
> any help appreciated,
> harald kapper
> ps. we're seeing lockups on heavy hdd-activity on raq2-boxes recently setup,
> while boxes that were set up months ago don't shop this problem, though my dpkg
> version-comparison doesn't show any differences ....
The new version of the kernel tries to use ide DMA, I had a somewhat
vague report that disabling it works around a stability problem.
Could you try to disable dma (wia hdparm) and tell me if it makes a