kswapd and SMP still broke on 2.2.0-pre9

Ryan Nielsen ran at krazynet.com
Sun Jan 24 18:02:27 EST 1999

Paul Mackerras wrote:
> Troy Benjegerdes <hozer at drgw.net> wrote:
> > Can anyone verify 2.2.0-pre9 works on a SMP Pmac? (or for that matter,
> > vger.. if vger works I can figure out what changed)
> Both 2.2.0-pre9 and vger work fine on my 2-processor powermac.  I do
> have some local changes in my tree to do with some extra memory
> barriers etc., but I haven't changed kswapd.  You could try rsyncing
> my current tree from samba.anu.edu.au::linux-pmac-devel to see my
> changes.

do you use scsi on your 2-processor powermac?
with the rsync'd tree it stops somewhere after printing the last line of this type:
Detected scsi disk sd%d at scsi%d, channel %d, id %d, lun %d
all the disks are on the MESH.

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