Re: SMP PReP (was Re: The powerpc port should be removed from etch release candidates ...)
On Thu, May 25, 2006 at 09:50:57AM +0200, Sven Luther wrote:
> On Wed, May 24, 2006 at 11:14:33PM -0500, Troy Benjegerdes wrote:
> > > > SMP never worked under Linux on those machines because the AIX boot
> > > > sequence to enable it was never successfully reverse-engineered.
> > >
> > > Ah, ok, then it makes no sense to build a special kernel for those, until more
> > > information is found about the above.
> > I have a Motorola MTX PreP system with dual 604e's that I can test this
> > on.
> But you never managed to get SMP working on it, right ?
SMP works but I was having problems where it would crash after 3 or 4
months of uptime in the software raid1 code. This was with 2.4 kernels
though.. I have not tried a recent 2.6 kernel yet.