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    SubjectRe: 2.6.21-rc1: framebuffer/console boot failure
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    On Sat, February 24, 2007 11:09 am, Andrew Morton wrote:
    >> On Fri, 23 Feb 2007 13:35:50 -0000 (GMT) "Andrew" <andrew@nelless.net> wrote:
    >> Hi,
    >>
    >>
    >> 2.6.21-rc1 fails to boot on my machine. As soon as I switch
    >> from grub the screen turns and remains black with no sign of Tux or any output.
    >>
    >> I've run a git-bisect between 2.6.20 (which works fine) and
    >> 2.6.21-rc1 and found the first bad commit to be
    >> #59b8175c771040afcd4ad67022b0cc80c216b866 which seems bizarre
    >> to me since this is a mostly an ARM commit.
    >>
    >> I haven't tried to revert this commit because frankly I don't
    >> know where to go from there with a multi-parent commit.
    >>
    >> I'm running on on a Asus A8N-VM CSM motherboard with a single
    >> core AMD64 processor, with a nVidia GPU in the PCI-ex slot using the standard VESA frame
    >> buffer driver.
    >>
    >> Relevant config's can be found here:
    >> http://homepage.ntlworld.com/anelless/linux/2.6.21-rc1/
    >>
    >>
    >
    > and, later,
    >
    >> I have just discovered 2.6.21-rc1 boots with
    >> pci=noacpi ...
    >
    > Presumably this regression was caused by the ACPI merge. Are you able to
    > capture the dmesg output from the 2.6.20-rc1 boot? netconsole might be useful here, thanks.
    >
    > (You get added to the post-2.6.20 regression list, so you'll be hearing
    > from us quite a lot for the next month. Sorry ;))
    >


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