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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:
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> 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.
>

I've confirmed a few things:

1) 2.6.21-rc1 actually will boot intermittently.
2) pci=noacpi always allows 2.6.21-rc1 to boot.
2) 2.6.20 always boots.
3) There doesn't seem to be a pattern (that I can tell) between booting and not booting,
although it'll now boot more often than not (It seemed very much t'other way around yesterday)
4) When 2.6.21-rc1 doesn't boot ('Boot'? Am i using the right term here? hmm...) nothing is
sent across netconsole at all.
5) Netconsole is useful.

I've uploaded all the dmesg output i've managed to capture here:
http://homepage.ntlworld.com/anelless/linux/2.6.21-rc1/

> (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 ;))
>

Lucky me :)

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