kernel 2.6.15-rc5-latest doesn't work anymore on mpc8540ads

Carlos Mitidieri carlos.mitidieri at
Fri Mar 10 22:32:39 EST 2006

The kernel actually hangs when schedule() is called in rest_init() in main.c
Would someone risk a guess ?
(keeping the walk...) Thanks,

On Monday 19 December 2005 18:25, Clemens Koller wrote:
> Hello!
> Here is a little update:
> > I am just about to update my kernel from 2.6.13-rc7 which is working
> > fine to linus' 2.6.15-rc5-latest git on my mpc8540ads flavored board.
> > However, the kernel hangs pretty early after
> >
> > openpic: exit
> openpic_init() is called by mpc85xx_ads_init_IRQ in ppc/platforms/85xx
> ppc_md.init_IRQ=mpc85xx_ads_init_IRQ in ppc/platforms/85xx
> ppc_md.init_IRQ() is called from powerpc/kernel/irq.c
> init_IRQ() is  called from init/main.c:start_kernel()
> and that seems to work fine. So, it crashes silently somewhere
> after that point. I try to build 2.6.15-rc6-latest with kgbd support,
> not knowing if it's supposed to work on this platform.
> Are there some open issues from the ppc->powerpc migration?
> Thanks,

Best regards,
Carlos Mitidieri

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