Michal Jaegermann <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I tried this patch from Jay on UX. Yes, I know that it is not needed
> there but I wanted to see what will happen (and I would rather prefer to
> see generic kernels). Nothing exciting, I am afraid. An attempt to
> boot got stuck on "Calibrating delay loop... " with a power switch as
> the only option out.
Hm, well, I doubt that it's the bios32.c changes that cause that
problem, since the PCI bus layout happens well after that.
> Any ideas what gives here?
Just a stab in the dark here ... did you hard-reboot the system before
booting with the patch applied? I've noticed that on the Miata with
MILO and AlphaBIOS, the 2.2.15 kernel will always hang there on reboot
unless I power-cycle the machine.
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