Need stable 2.6 kernel for TQM823L
tmaenner at aehr.com
Fri Jul 4 11:39:18 EST 2008
On Thursday 03 July 2008 12:04:40 Grant Likely wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 03, 2008 at 11:59:29AM -0700, Thomas Maenner wrote:
> > > $ ls arch/powerpc/boot/dts/tqm*
> > > arch/powerpc/boot/dts/tqm5200.dts arch/powerpc/boot/dts/tqm8555.dts
> > > arch/powerpc/boot/dts/tqm8540.dts arch/powerpc/boot/dts/tqm8560.dts
> > > arch/powerpc/boot/dts/tqm8541.dts
> > however, I found config files in the ppc tree:
> > ls arch/ppc/configs/TQM8*
> > arch/ppc/configs/TQM823L_defconfig
> > arch/ppc/configs/TQM850L_defconfig
> > arch/ppc/configs/TQM8260_defconfig
> > arch/ppc/configs/TQM860L_defconfig
> > Is this stuff still working?
> > Do I still need to create a device tree?
> arch/ppc is depreciated and will disappear in 2.6.27. I don't know if
> anyone is actively keeping 8xx support working in arch/ppc so you may
> experience significant breakage.
Not exactly what I was hoping to hear...
What are the reasons to not port these TQs to 2.6?
Lack of resources? Not enough interest?
Linux hackers are funny people: They count the time in patchlevels
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