status of linuxppc_2_4_devel for ppc405gp

Phillip Lougher phillip at
Thu Aug 23 08:29:23 EST 2001

Dan Malek wrote:
> Almost all of the kernel proper is structurally sound.  I needed to
> get the files there so others could also start making their updates.
> I'm sure I missed a few little details, so when you see something
> let me know.  Some of the patches I have are nearly six months old
> and don't apply as well as they should :-).......then I wandered
> into bootloader land where nothing works for the 4xx right now.  If
> you don't need a 'treeboot' loader, or can stuff an image with a
> JTAG debugger, you can get the kernel to boot.

What doesn't work with the treeboot loader?  From what I've seen,
there's nothing much to break?

Phil Lougher

> 	-- Dan

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