Re: load 2.4.x binary only module on 2.6

From: Gene Heskett
Date: Thu Nov 06 2003 - 19:44:22 EST

On Thursday 06 November 2003 15:23, Valdis.Kletnieks@xxxxxx wrote:
>On Thu, 06 Nov 2003 15:05:28 EST, Gene Heskett said:
>> Very very easily done. ctrl-alt-f2 to a shell. It may, or may
>> not work. crtl-alt-f7 back to X=locked up "tighter than Ft Knox"
>> computer, reset button or power button is all that works.
>Odd.. That works fine for me as well (I often do that to go look and
>see if exec-shield or ipfilters has tossed any odd messages). I
> wonder if it's because I'm using the vesafb framebuffer driver over
> there and you're using something else? Or maybe the NVidia stuff
> happens to be stable for the GeForce 440Go in my Dell laptop, but
> is wonky for your card/box?

Dunno. Card here is a gforce2-mx200, 32megs, your basic throwaway
card. X is 4.1.0, and I'm looking to see if I have the vesafb turned
on, but I cannot find that as an option, and a grep of .config comes
back empty.

Cheers, Gene
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