RE: problem booting -mm2 kernel on rx2600

From: Luck, Tony <tony.luck_at_intel.com>
Date: 2005-06-30 07:29:06
>What "console=" argument do you normally use?  What is your
>EFI console configuration (particularly ConOut)?

The EFI boot maintenance menu shows this in the "Console Output
Device(s)" menu:

    * Acpi(PNP0501,0)/Uart(9600 N81)/VenMsg(PcAnsi)
      Acpi(PNP0501,0)/Uart(9600 N81)/VenMsg(Vt100)
      Acpi(PNP0501,0)/Uart(9600 N81)/VenMsg(Vt100+)
      Acpi(PNP0501,0)/Uart(9600 N81)/VenMsg(VtUtf8)
    * Acpi(HWP0003,0)/Pci(0|0)

>IIUC, your kernel works fine without Mark's patch, and fails
>with it.  Right?

Yes ... though to expand from my recent discoveries ... until I added
Mark's patch I could boot without a "console=something" option.  Now
it seems to be required.

-Tony
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