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Re: Testing kernel version

On Wed, Mar 14, 2007 at 09:53:04PM +0100, Fred M. wrote:
> Hi,
> I've downloaded 02/26/07 version of Debian Etch and tried to install it 
> on my computer.
> Unfortunately, I own an Asus P5B-E Plus motherboard with JMicron 
> PATA/SATA controller. So it doesn't recognize my hardware.
> I read that the 2.6.20 kernel could support the JMicron controller... 
> however my Etch version has a 2.6.18 kernel :/
> Well, my question is : where can I see the actual kernel that is used in 
> the current testing version ? Does the 03/12/07 version have a newer 
> kernel ?
> Is there a solution for the JMicron controller ?

Not sure if this helps, but there are 2.6.20 debian kernels available at :

  snapshots: deb http://kernel-archive.buildserver.net/debian-kernel {sid,trunk} main 

I peronsally just built a amd64_i386 2.6.20 based monolithic d-i, which i can
make available to you, no idea what processor is on your board though. 

I uploaded it to :


(well, currently uploading, wait a couple of minutes before grabbing it).


Sven Luther

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