Re: [Linux-ia64] test patch relative to 2.5.30

From: Kimio Suganuma <k-suganuma_at_mvj.biglobe.ne.jp>
Date: 2002-08-13 06:20:48
Hi David,

I updated the boot-change patch for 2.5.30.
Curious to say, the kernel with the patch worked fine on
two way Bigsur, while the original kernel caused panic
at booting. Why don't you take it into your tree? :-)

Regards,
Kimi

On Sat, 10 Aug 2002 01:58:14 -0700
David Mosberger <davidm@napali.hpl.hp.com> wrote:

> Below is a quick patch for 2.5.30.  Warning: it has been tested only
> lightly.  It worked for me on a Big Sur in UP mode.  I think MP is
> broken at the moment.  My focus was to try to get the AGP/DRM code
> into shape so we can have it merged into 2.5.  The primary reason I
> tought it would be good to make this barely tested patch available is
> because 2.5.29 likes to eat filesystems on IDE disks (it ate the
> rootfs on one of my machines and subtly corrupted a couple of files on
> another machine...).  With 2.5.30, I haven't seen any file corruption
> so far, but your mileage obviously may vary.

-- 
Kimio Suganuma <k-suganuma@mvj.biglobe.ne.jp>




Received on Mon Aug 12 13:21:56 2002

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