Re: v880 and debian/stable
On Tue, Jul 22, 2003 at 04:03:40PM -0500, Chris McClimans wrote:
> I found a few accounts of v880 debian install attempts but no one seems
> to have had any success. Ben Collins seems had some interesting
> attempts with smaller tftp image sizes as recent as October of last
> year, but I wanted to see if there have been any developments elsewhere.
> Has anyone been able to get the linux kernel to boot in any fashion on
> a v880?
I'd be willing to bet it needs the recent fixes I sent to Dave Miller
for the newer OBP's. There's no kernel images with that fix yet, but one
is coming soon.
The v210 is a IIIi cpu, and it requires a newer PCI controller driver
that Dave has been working on lately. Maybe we'll get it working soon.
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