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Re: RS6K PReP boot?

On Mon, 22 Nov 1999, Hartmut Koptein wrote:
> > the DOS floppy boot: PReP kernels don't appear to even start and CHRP
> > images hang after "copying OF device tree..."  (sometimes before "done"). 
>                      ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
> Bah! This stupid problem ... no actual 2.2.x doesn't work on chrp, and
> also 2.3.x are broken -- not all, but many of it. 
> Geert: How many diffent kernel versions (images) have you? Could we
> collect some and put it on one machine?

I have a working 2.1.130, 2.3.6 and 2.3.18. 2.3.18 seems to be the most stable
of these. I got one autoreboot with it, but almost no network problems with

Geert Uytterhoeven -- Linux/{m68k~Amiga,PPC~CHRP} -- geert@linux-m68k.org

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