Re: sparc 10 w/512 megs hangs during boot

From: Jan-Benedict Glaw (
Date: Sun Dec 24 2000 - 05:53:48 EST

On Sat, Dec 23, 2000 at 11:57:21PM -0800, Ron Calderon wrote:
> My sparc 10 seems to hang with any 2.4.0-test12+
> kernel

...but 2.4.0-test11-X kernels are fine? Well, good info;)

> if I add mem=128M it boots fine, but anything above
> 128M wont boot it just hangs. Is there something I've
> missed? here is screen output.

I see this as well (SS10 dual with 128MB RAM). However, if
slightly older kernel are okay, then it's quite easy to look
through the patches. Which is your last-known-to-be-good kernel?

> Uncompressing image...
> PROMLIB: obio_ranges 5
> bootmem_init: Scan sp_banks,
> init_bootmem(spfn[1c9],bpfn[1c9],mlpfn[c000])
> free_bootmem: base[0] size[c000000]
> reserve_bootmem: base[0] size[1c9000]
> reserve_bootmem: base[1c9000] size[1800]
> then it just hangs here....

I additionally get "Unexpected Level 15 Interrupt" und "Program
terminated" ;-)


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