Re: kernel advice for ibook g3
On Mon, 2003-12-15 at 14:43, Mathieu Segaud wrote:
> Soeren Sonnenburg <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > On Fri, 2003-12-12 at 11:51, Michel Dänzer wrote:
> >> On Fri, 2003-12-12 at 11:27, florian klinglmueller wrote:
> >> >
> >> > requirements:
> >> > sound*, 3d accel, x*, gnome*, cryptoloop, usb storage*, sleep*
> >> > (* these things are actualy working with my old 2.4.22-benh kernel)
> >> This should all work with Ben's 2.6 kernel from
> >> source.mvista.com::linuxppc-2.5-benh .
> > not really true. sound is not 100% perfect and cryptoloop definitely
> > does not work, ie.
> > dd if=/dev/zero of=/file bs=1M count=100
> > losetup -e blowfish /dev/loop0 /file
> > Password:
> > mkfs -t ext3 /dev/loop0
> > mount /dev/loop0 /mnt
> > cd /mnt
> > dd if=/dev/zero of=bla
> > gives you nice unpredictable crashes.
> > If someone knows what I am doing wrong or whats wrong, I am open for
> > suggestions.
> No crash here with aes and blowfish encryption.
> Eh, here my loop module has some diffs from Andrew Morton mm tree
> (some module autoloading stuff and highmem simplification for what I
> These patches are available at
[ ] loop-autoloading-fix.patch 23-Oct-2003 21:24 726
[ ] loop-bio-handling-fix.patch 13-Nov-2003 19:57 1.5K
[ ] loop-highmem-fixes.patch 31-Oct-2003 17:18 3.0K
[ ] loop-highmem.patch 31-Oct-2003 17:18 11K
[ ] loop-module-alias.patch 30-Oct-2003 13:57 1.1K
[ ] loop-remove-blkdev-special-case.patch
which of these many did you apply ? and also I am on -test11 so I don't
know and I've not yet checked which patches went in yet