Is the preemptive kernel patch unsafe for 8xx/PPC?

Joakim Tjernlund Joakim.Tjernlund at
Fri Dec 13 07:35:04 EST 2002

Was that the 2.4.19-2 patch? What were the bugs and have you fixed them?

According to the message Robert posted on lkm is the 2.4.20-1 patch only a
rediff of the latest 2.4.19 patch.

BTW, I am on the 2_4_devel branch.


> At 04:56 AM 12/12/2002, you wrote:
> >I am testing the latest(2.4.20-1) preemtive kernel patch from Robert Love and
> >I wonder if anybody know if it's unsafe/not working for 8xx or PPC in general?
> I haven't tested patch for 2.4.20 but patch for 2.4.19 contained some bugs.
>   Eugene Surovegin <mailto:ebs at>

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