Re: 2.6.0-test1 won't go further than "uncompressing" on a p1/32MB pc

From: Charles Lepple (
Date: Mon Jul 21 2003 - 12:02:11 EST

michaelm said:
> That is on a p1 150MMX 32MB PC, specifically an IBM ThinkPad 560E. It

I just did a diff between your configuration, and that of my ThinkPad 770
(233 MHz Pentium MMX).

Note to defconfig maintainers: can these options be enabled by default on
i386 (like they were in 2.4)?

Things that you might want to enable:




You also might want to turn off Trident FB support, and turn on generic
VESA support. I have had good luck with the VESA driver, but odd,
irreproducible errors with the Trident code (several versions back;
haven't retested).

Charles Lepple <!clepple>
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