Re: Definitive Cyrix patch #3

Andrew Walker (
Fri, 6 Dec 1996 14:43:21 +0100 (MET)

Mike Jagdis wrote:
> > Also, with the Cyrix patch fully enabled I can't reboot into
> > Win95 (no flames please :), it just gets into a loop rebooting
> > itself and I have to switch the machine off.
> What kernel version? I seem to remember that the new reboot code
> defaulted to warm reboots for a while. The only way of disabling
> the VSPM mappings after you've written them appears to be to
> hard reset the CPU so a warm boot will confuse the hell out of
> anything that expects to be able to set up traditional mappings
> and have them work :-).
> Mike

Sorry, forgot to say. 2.1.14 of course, I'm as bleeding edge as
it gets ;-)


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