[RFC] Drop Non-smp PowerPC Kernel Flavor

Benjamin Herrenschmidt benh at kernel.crashing.org
Tue Mar 20 03:06:42 UTC 2012


On Mon, 2012-03-19 at 07:48 +0000, Adam Conrad wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 19, 2012 at 04:59:44PM +1100, Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:
> > 
> > Any more data about where it stops booting ? Can you try making sure you
> > have udbg btext enabled in config and boot with "udb-immortal debug
> > initcall_debug" on the command line ?
> 
> Unfortunately, it boots from BootX, because I could never make quik run
> on my broken OF (granted, I never tried that hard, so I'm sure it can
> be done, but if it ain't broke?).  The problem with booting from BootX,
> though, is that there's no chance for debug output, because I just get
> a slightly corrupt MacOS desktop, and then the machine hangs.  It's not
> getting far enough to init a framebuffer or anything shiny.

That's odd ... initializing a FB comes very very early ... oh well, the
wallstreet is also a bootx machine, so I'll give that a go.

Cheers,
Ben.






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