Re: Debian on RS/6000 E30
On Sun, Sep 12, 2004 at 12:53:41PM +0200, Sven Luther wrote:
> On Sun, Sep 12, 2004 at 11:45:41AM +0100, Leigh Brown wrote:
> > Sven Luther said:
> > > On Sat, Sep 11, 2004 at 09:45:51PM +0200, Jens Schmalzing wrote:
> > > Notice that it should go in the common kernel-source patches instead,
> > > and that hch okeyed it, and that Leighh gave a more advanced patch
> > > which supercedes this one. This was in july, but then it dropped from
> > > view, and the issue was not spoken of anymore.
> > Tom Rini merged my patches into the mainline kernel as of the
> > 2.6.9-rc1-bk1 snapshot. There seem to be a few issues with them which
> > I'm attributing to the couple of tweaks Tom made when he did the
> > merge ;-)
> > I'm investigating those issues at the moment, but for various reasons
> > it's slow going.
> Tell us when it is ok, as we want to integrate those changes into the debian
> 2.6.8 tree before the imminent sarge release.
We should already have E30 support in the kernel, but not using the rtas
method buut rather with the hardcoded tables like the older ibm prep