Embedded 8xx 2.2.5 kernel tarball

Alexander Larsson alex at signum.se
Thu Apr 22 16:46:23 EST 1999

On Wed, 21 Apr 1999, Dan Malek wrote:

> Alexander Larsson wrote:
> > I just merged my local changes with the 2.2.5-embedded sources.
> > I get an error when starting init. (Booting from nfs.)
> >
> > It just says:
> > Freeing unused kernel memory: 32k init
> > put_dirty_page: page already exists
> Ummm.....it would help if I knew a little more about what you are using.
> Like, what kind of board and the kernel configuration?

 I'm gonna look into it myself now, i just wondered if it was something
you've seen before and knew how to fix. It worked in 2.2p7.

> I would see a similar problem when I would configure IDE and not
> configure PCI.  This is because the IDE probes (and other I/O in/out
> operations) map to real memory locations and tend to write on top of
> kernel data structures.  This is my only guess without more information.

 I've turned of both IDE and PCI (i hope, better check).

 / Alex

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