Linux on G5 Xserve?

Olaf Hering olh at
Thu May 20 07:39:34 EST 2004

 On Thu, May 13, Greg Johnson wrote:

> DO-QUIESCE finishedreturning 0x0160000 from prom_init
> Then nothing.  This is all over the serial port as these machines don't
> have video cards.  Is it possible that the kernel is booting, but not
> initializing the serial console?  All the output I'm getting from the
> kernel comes through the prom.

look at arch/ppc64/kernel/setup.c:set_preferred_console()
you must add the needed stuff for the pmac zilog console. Do you have a
device-tree somewhere, of can you figure it out?

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