Re: A20 Gate enable sequence (setup.S)

From: Robert Kaiser (
Date: Fri Oct 13 2000 - 11:52:16 EST

On Fre, 13 Okt 2000 you wrote:
> > Some boards (especially in the embedded PC area) implement only the
> > latter method (some don't even _have_ a keyboard controller).
> > With these boards, Linux fails to boot.
> Try the current 2.2.18pre. This has fast A20 too and I suspect will boot
> on your box. Its had no problems on 2.2.18pre reported against it so far. I've
> not done a 2.4 test patch but yours seems to be the sam ething

Thanks for the hint, I hadn't checked that version ....


Actually several different boards, some using AMD ELAN, some 386 EX.

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