Re: [Linux-ia64] 2.5.50+ patch for the impatient...

From: Keith Owens <>
Date: 2002-12-07 01:15:43
On Thu, 5 Dec 2002 00:13:59 -0800, 
David Mosberger <> wrote:
>For those of you who're impatiently waiting for a 2.5.xx update, I put
>a preliminary patch at:
>The patch is relative to revision 1.968 of Linus' bitkeeper tree
>(which is 2.5.50 with a bunch of additional patches).  Only the Ski
>simulator has been tested.  Kernel modules are definitely broken at
>the moment, since the ia64-part of the in-kernel module-loader is
>missing (I don't use modules myself and in any case it may be better
>to wait until things have settled down a bit; it looks like Rich
>Henderson has convinced Rusty to make modules effectively shared

kdb for 2.5 kernels is also completely broken.  It needs the section
data in kallsyms and Rusty has deleted that information.  See  Do not expect kdb for any
2.5 kernel until Rusty puts the debugging data back.  And BTW, do not
expect ksymoops to work either.
Received on Fri Dec 06 06:16:10 2002

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