Kernel crash with BenH' tree (was: Re: __divdi3...)

Michel Lanners mlan at
Thu Jul 5 15:50:13 EST 2001

Hi all,

On   4 Jul, this message from Benjamin Herrenschmidt echoed through cyberspace:
>>Finally my kernel 2.4.6-pre6 (benh) still does not boot on my tibook
>>but problem must be elsewhere now.
> My current rsync should boot the tibook. Please give it a try using
> the included .config and tell me, I plan to do a binary release of
> that kernel.

Leave out the Thermal Management then (like it's done in your .config):
that seems to be the culprit for the recently reported crashes on the
TiBook. Just compared your 2.4.6 with and without Thermal: it's quite
clear ;-)

Haven't looked at why that is so, however.



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