Re: can't boot 2.6.17-rc1
On 4/8/06, Michael Schmitz <email@example.com> wrote:
> > > From my quick tests here (I'm travelling, so no much time), it looks
> > > like it's dying on the first msleep() (either radeonfb or whatever else
> > > if you play with driver order), which makes me strongly suspect the idle
> > > loop changes. I'll try to fix that when I'm back next week unless paulus
> > > beats me to it.
> > This patch fixes it for me on my powerbook (1.5GHz albook). The issue
> > seems to be that the cpu objects to HID0_NAP being cleared in HID0.
> > If I have this code power_save_6xx_restore, it hangs:
> > _GLOBAL(power_save_6xx_restore)
> > mfspr r11,SPRN_HID0
> > rlwinm r11,r11,0,10,8 /* Clear NAP */
> > mtspr SPRN_HID0,r11
> > b transfer_to_handler_cont
> > If I take out that rlwinm, it boots. Bizaare.
> Even more bizarre: if I get the old arch/ppc default_idle() from the
> attic, and call that in cpu_idle() instead of ppc_md.power_save(), it just
Thanks. It works for me.
Now I get another new problem, I lose the sound:
# /etc/init.d/alsa-utils restart
Shutting down ALSA...warning: 'alsactl store' failed with error
message 'alsactl: save_state:1163: No soundcards found...'...failed.
Setting up ALSA...warning: 'alsactl restore' failed with error message
'alsactl: load_state:1236: No soundcards found...'...done.
> default_idle() just calls ppc_md.power_save(), that's the bizarre thing.
> Timing problem, perhaps?
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