Kernel debugging??

Geert Uytterhoeven geert at
Thu Nov 18 08:08:17 EST 1999

On Tue, 16 Nov 1999, Martin Costabel wrote:
> Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
> > > And I could boot a stock 2.3.26 with changes in asm-ppc/fcntl.h
> > > (O_LARGEFILE ....)
> > 
> > That's very interesting to know! It means we just have to analyse the 2.3.27
> > and 2.3.28 patches to find out what went wrong.
> Just for information: Paul M's 2.3.27 rsync kernel compiles and runs
> just fine on this Pmac 6400. The machine swaps like crazy and is
> therefore rather slow, but I am not sure if this is the kernel's fault.

Are you sure about the version? I just checked out this tree, and it's 2.3.22,
according to the Makefile. Perhaps I made a mistake? This is the first time I
used rsync (`rsync -auvz .').

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