Re: Proposed build system: PREP
On Mon, Oct 06, 2003 at 07:50:34PM +0200, Gabriel Paubert wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 06, 2003 at 06:06:30PM +0200, Sven Luther wrote:
> > On Mon, Oct 06, 2003 at 05:35:37PM +0200, Gabriel Paubert wrote:
> > > On Mon, Oct 06, 2003 at 12:27:33PM +0100, Leigh Brown wrote:
> > > > Gabriel Paubert said:
> > > > > I find it quite stupid to distinguish them from PreP only because
> > > > > they have a different host bridge (Raven/Falcon/Hawk). This said
> > > > > I wrote my own bootloader for them which never made it to the
> > > > > official tree for several reasons but mostly my fault (I'm very
> > > > > bad at pushing changes and "marketing", although my bootloader has
> > > > > some nice features that no other has).
> > > >
> > > > Well, I for one would be very interested in a copy, as I think the
> > > > stock PReP boot loader leaves a lot to be desired.
> > >
> > > And hopefully mine is easier to modify too. But I have more or less
> > > let it bitrot for about 3 years (it works for my boards). Most of
> > > the patches/code are still available at:
> > >
> > > ftp://vlab1.iram.es/pub/linux-2.
> > >
> > > but I believe I have more recent versions somewhere. I have to upgrade
> > > soon in any case, but there are 2 more urgent hardware projects and one
> > > software on my TODO list first.
> > Well, if you (or someone) want this to be included in the debian/sarge
> > release, then i would like to have a patch for it rather sooner than
> > later, since the sarge release is scheduled for december 1, and the
> > official freeze time for it has already started, or will start on
> > october 15.
> No way that I find time for this release. Sorry...
Ok, i doubt many people have access to this hardware without knowing how
to install it even if it is not officially supported anyway.