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Re: 2.6.14-rc5 uploaded to experimental available at http://people.debian.org/~luther/2.6.14-rc5

would you like me to try to build on amd64 from your deb source packages

does it include a .config file?


Sven Luther wrote:
On Thu, Oct 27, 2005 at 10:23:09AM +0800, Russell Steicke wrote:

On Wed, Oct 26, 2005 at 04:47:57PM +0200, Sven Luther wrote:

On Wed, Oct 26, 2005 at 09:23:50PM +0800, Russell Steicke wrote:


I installed linux-image-2.6.14-rc5-powerpc-smp from there, on a dual
G5 powermac, and it fails to boot.  Here's a manually transcribed copy
of the boot messages:

Well, give the -powerpc64 flavour a try, will you ? the powerpc and
powerpc-smp are 32bit flavours for processors from the original PPC601 upto
the latest G4, but _excluding_ any 64bit cpus, like the IBM power3/4/5 and the
PPC970, aka G5 :)

And yes, the powerpc64 flavour is smp only, so it will enable both your CPUs.

Thank you, that was the one.  Sorry for the noise.  Perhaps you could
put "excluding any 64bit cpus" in the powerpc and powerpc-smp parts of

The description thingy needs to be tweaked some, and we will go into that


Sven Luther

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