Re: kernel advice for ibook g3
Soeren Sonnenburg <email@example.com> 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
> 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
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
Actually you would still need the other fixes otherwise you might as well put
the root password in /etc/motd
- Alan Cox pointing out some security holes in binfmt_misc