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From: David Holm <dholm@g.o>
To: gentoo-ppc-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-ppc-dev] pegasos-dev-sources-2.6.7-r1
Date: Wed, 21 Jul 2004 08:54:50
Message-Id: 200407211053.19361.dholm@gentoo.org
In Reply to: [gentoo-ppc-dev] pegasos-dev-sources-2.6.7-r1 by Marek Werstak
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On Sunday 18 July 2004 12.22, Marek Werstak wrote:
> Hello, > > using the pegasos-dev-sources 2.6.7-r1 I get the following black screen > after using my ibook a while: > > vector: 700 at pc = 00001004, lr = c000875c > msr = 81000, sp = c0387f90 [c0387ee0] > current = c0311930, pid = 0, comm = swapper > mon> > > After this I can only turn off my computer manually. > Same config on gentoo-dev-sources = No problems. > I do not think it is a good idea masking pegasos-dev-sources stable on ppc.
Hi, the reason that pegasos-dev-sources is marked stable is because it is the only kernel that fully supports the Pegasos at this time. gentoo-dev-sources has partial support for it, but lacks the necessary drivers for the builtin gigabit controller and an ugly bug-fix for the UHCI USB controller. I'm about to upload -r2 which contains a couple of bug- and security fixes as well as a couple of updated patches, hopefully that kernel will not have the bug you have encountered. //David Holm -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.2.4 (GNU/Linux) iD8DBQFA/i7+xVDe1wIoqX0RAmTNAKC3dCUJRNvFG7hsCmwNmN7L4nO4swCeMt5Z ilKImCOlrzSXRKWvuLFD2Dk= =0biP -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- gentoo-ppc-dev@g.o mailing list

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Re: [gentoo-ppc-dev] pegasos-dev-sources-2.6.7-r1 Pieter Van den Abeele <pvdabeel@g.o>