dwmw2 at infradead.org
Sat Aug 14 02:59:41 EST 2004
On Tue, 2004-07-06 at 10:08 -0500, Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:
> On Fri, 2004-07-02 at 10:56, Gary Thomas wrote:
> > On Fri, 2004-07-02 at 08:54, Wolfgang Denk wrote:
> > > In message <Pine.LNX.4.58.0407021623360.22661 at denise.shiny.it> you wrote:
> > > >
> > > > The official 2.6.7 kernel works just fine on ppc machines.
> > >
> > > Please define "ppc machines". It doesn't work on most of the systems
> > > we have in the lab (like MPC8xx or MPC5200 etc.)
There was a fair amount of MPC5200 code merged recently. MPC8xx
apparently isn't far off working either.
> > Indeed. Not all "PPC machines" are Apple MacIntosh systems, although
> > Macs do use the PowerPC CPU. Too many folks simply equate the two...
Amongst the "PPC machines" on which I have 2.6 running are mpc8265,
mpc8560 and a dual 745x machine with MV64360 chipset -- although the
latter isn't merged into Linus' tree yet.
It's not _just_ working on macs.
> I tend to think that pretty much everything including fancy board
> support should be sent to lkml for comment & proposed upstream right
Works for me.
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