[Fwd: [PATCH] ppc64: 2.6 altivec support, sys_swapcontext & signal32 rework]

Steve Munroe sjmunroe at us.ibm.com
Tue Dec 9 03:29:24 EST 2003

Ben Herrenschmidt writes:

>> sjmunroe writes:
>> With Tom Gall's I have your kernel running on my G5. This was pull from
>> your BK about our Friday noon. We had a few glitches and had to
>> NVRAM and pmac_seriel.
>Ah ? I have both working here. I use pmac_zilog for serial console
>using a stealth serial adapter and nvram works fine so far. What kind
>of glitches did you have ?

These where compile time fails: I think in one case NVRAM_BYTES? was not
defined. I don't remember the specifics of why pmac_zilog failed.

Steven J. Munroe
Power Linux Toolchain Architect
IBM Corporation, Linux Technology Center

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