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Re: new oldworld pmac miboot 2.6 floppies, root size should be ok, net_drivers still too big, please test.

Sven Luther wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 19, 2004 at 12:08:23PM -0400, Rick Thomas wrote:

> > On Thursday, August 19, 2004, at 05:00 AM, Sven Luther wrote:

> > >I have a
> > >suspsicion that the pmac floppies being modular maybe one of the
> > >causes of
> > >this, not sure though, possibly another modular important piece of
> > >the kernel.
> >
> > Is the "swim" floppy driver compiled into the kernel?  (not
> > modular).  If not, the kernel may be unable to read the floppy
> > drive once it's been loaded by the firmware/bootblock code...
> It is not modular in 2.6.7, but it is modular in the new 2.6.8 ones. I will
> revert that though for the -2 upload.

Will this be in the floppy images that will be at


tonight?  (After 11 PM US Eastern time [GMT-4:00])

If so, I can give it a try.



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