aic7xxx panics (long)

Michel Dänzer michel at
Wed Jul 2 18:39:44 EST 2003

On Wed, 2003-07-02 at 09:59, Ethan Benson wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 01, 2003 at 11:37:32PM -0400, Ethan Weinstein wrote:
> >
> > Even with your suggestions, I was unable to get xmon to output
> > correctly, the framebuffer became too corrupted to get anything useful,
> >  and the sysmap option couldn't have worked if we couldn't mount
> > anything anyway, no?
> actually the sysmap= option is handled internally by yaboot, yaboot
> reads the sysmap into memory and gives the kernel a pointer to it.
> the kernel doesn't read it from disk itself.
> its also not really tested at all so its entirely possible thats its
> completly broken ;-)

It's been working perfectly here.

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