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Re: kernel 2.4.18 and 2.4.19 for sparc

On Tue, May 28, 2002 at 06:39:26PM -0500, Phil Howard wrote:
> Back when 2.4.18 came out, I heard there was a problem where a patch
> vital to Sparc didn't make it it.  At the time I wasn't worried about
> it since I didn't need to go to 2.4.18.  Now looking at changelogs
> for 2.4.19-pre1, I see mention of one change labeled SPARC64, but
> nothing for SPARC in general.  Does this mean that 2.4.18 works fine
> for Sparc 32?  Or did 2.4.19-pre1 not yet fix that problem?  Or was
> the change mislabeled?
> Is 2.4.19-pre9 now as stable for Sparc/Sparc64 as it is for x86?
> Is there a web page/site that gives Sparc specific information about
> the kernel?

Later 2.4.19pre's are pretty solid on sparc64. Our main archive server
is running 2.4.19pre(?) without much problems.

Debian     - http://www.debian.org/
Linux 1394 - http://linux1394.sourceforge.net/
Subversion - http://subversion.tigris.org/
Deqo       - http://www.deqo.com/

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