Re: [patch] early printk. (was: Re: computer reboots before "Uncompressing Linux..." with 2.5.19-xfs)

From: Pavel Machek (
Date: Wed Jun 12 2002 - 12:27:54 EST


> > >>Then, after a small pause, the box reboots (note: it does _not_ print
> > >>"Uncompressing Linux..."). I have tried the following:
> > >
> > >Interesting problem..... Interesting because I'm having the EXACT
> >
> > Try
> you might as well try the attached early_printk() patch, it's slightly
> easier to use than a one-char macro. But the goal is the same.

Could this be arch-independend? x86-64 has it, too, and AFAIR it was taken
from ia64.. Plus, it is *very* usefull.

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