Kernel startup problems on p630

Anton Blanchard anton at
Tue Jun 10 09:18:28 EST 2003

> The machine on which the binary ran successfully was indeed in LPAR
> mode, even though it's firmware level was older! As of today, is it
> really impossible for Linux to run in SMP mode on the p630 due to
> firmware bugs (or any other reason)?

No, it should work fine. We regularly test 2.5 kernels on SMP mode 630s
for example.


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