2.4.20-ben8 vmlinux.coff CLAIM error on PowerMac 4400
benh at kernel.crashing.org
Sat Mar 15 03:13:53 EST 2003
On Fri, 2003-03-14 at 17:01, mikpe at csd.uu.se wrote:
> Benjamin Herrenschmidt writes:
> > > vmlinux.coff built from 2.4.18, both vanilla and with Olaf's patch in
> > > http://penguinppc.org/~olaf/2.4.18/01_linux-2.4.18-rc4-lxppc_devel-0.diff.gz,
> > > boots Ok. However, 2.4.18 has the "excessively slow swim3 floppy writes"
> > > problem I mentioned earlier that 2.2.24 doesn't have.
> > >
> > > I also tried 2.4.20-ben8 with coffmain.c from 2.4.18 as you suggested,
> > > but it got the same CLAIM error as before. (hack-coff.c was unchanged
> > > and I didn't find anything else coff-related.)
> > Can you try -ben8 and change _both_ ALIGN(8) to ALIGN(4096) ?
> In ld.script you mean? I noticed the second ALIGN(8) for bss and
> changed it to 4096 yesterday: it doesn't fix the problem.
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