New patch for Imac G5

Benjamin Herrenschmidt benh at
Thu Nov 25 09:12:05 EST 2004

On Wed, 2004-11-24 at 12:58 +0100, J. Mayer wrote:
> Hi,
> here's the new version of the complete patch I use for the Imac G5.
> It includes Bejamin fixes for Shasta SATA initialisation. Here's the
> current status of the port:

Can you check if it works without the SATA change ? In Darwin, I think
that code is only used on wakeup from sleep, which we aren't about to
get working on this machine ...

> - Pmac PCI IRQ fix: needed for IDE & SATA on Imac G5
> - Ethernet PHY failure if the cable is plugged during (re)boot
> - RTC works.
> - SMU management: support for reboot and shutdown
> - Bad detection of frame-buffer virtual res in riva-fb:
>   should use xres=1440 yres=900 & virtual_xres=1536 
> - Have to unplug/replug the USB keyboard after kernel boot to make it
> work
>   with kernel 2.6.10-rc1. No such problem with 2.6.9.
>   Fixed with kernel 2.6.10-rc2
> - Lot's of segfaults occuring when multiple
>   concurent processes are running.
>   Fixed with kernel 2.6.10-rc2

Can you do split patches ? This is more handy for me to manage...


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