[PlanetCCRMA] another fc3 kernel on the edge (2.6.12-0.9.rdt)

Fernando Lopez-Lezcano nando@ccrma.Stanford.EDU
Fri Jul 8 14:42:01 2005

On Tue, 2005-07-05 at 23:57, Louis van Dompselaar wrote:
> I tried 2.6.12-0.12 on my FC3 yesterday and it ran for about 5 minutes before
> locking up solidly.  And I didn't even have to do anything.  Went for
> a coffee and when I came back it was dead.  Anyway, I've gone back to
> 2.6.12-0.9.rdt which has been fine for me ever since Fernando released it.
> Louis
> (Athlon XP 2800+ on an MSI board with VIA chipset and SATA disk)
> >> In the usual place (planetedge repository) for fc3 and in
> >> planetcore for fc4, version is 2.6.12-0.12.rdt, "apt-get install
> >> planetccrma-core-edge" should get it as usual.

Ingo found some bugs that could lead to lockups:
> > Hi Ingo: I've had a couple of recent reports of systems locking up 
> > with the newer realtime-preempt patches (configured as 
> > PREEMPT_DESKTOP). Here is one example where:
> could they try -51-17 or later kernels? I fixed a couple of IO-APIC 
> related things that could result in lockups, if PREEMPT_HARDIRQ is 
> enabled. (but maybe also without PREEMPT_HARDIRQ)

So, there is now a new planetccrma-core-edge-* package for fc3 (later
today for fc4) in the planetedge repository (version 2.6.12-0.18.rdt). 

-- Fernando