[lkml]   [2003]   [Apr]   [30]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: IBM x440 problems on 2.4.20 to 2.4.20-rc1-ac3
On Wednesday 30 April 2003 07:50 am, Wojciech Sobczak wrote:
> Martin J. Bligh wrote:
> > SuSE works well, at least the SLES edition does.
> but shoudn't it be platform independent? this is only kernel or meaby i
> need new gcc... or meaby something else?....

I has nothing to do with gcc, Alan mentioned the magic (or cursed is
probably the better choice :) word, ACPI. The kernel in SLES 8 has
the x440 blacklisted so ACPI gets turned off automagically :)

As John mentioned, you can use a generic kernel provided its
recent enough AND you configure it properly for the box.


Jack F. Vogel IBM Linux Technology Center (work) || (home)
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:35    [W:0.114 / U:1.240 seconds]
©2003-2018 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site