>>>>> "Andreas" == Andreas Busse <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Andreas> I have no clue what Ralf did to compile ash... However,
Andreas> ifconfig is really whishful thinking since the SONIC driver
Andreas> is still not working (shame on me).
No please don't say that, it was only a joke at first, Luc said "let's
try to assign it an IP address"...
>> One more word, I'm still confused by the kernel: each time I try to
>> compile a kernel with the Oily '#ifdef' and 'switch' I had added
>> (surely wrongly), it fails to boot, so for now I use a "standard"
>> MIPS Magnum 4000 configuration !!
Andreas> What exactly happens when you boot a kernel configured for
Andreas> the Olivetti? I might be able to help, but I really need more
Nothing ;) Blank Screen, I guess I had missed something in console.c,
Andreas> Oh, BTW: Regarding the keyboard problems: Ralf insists of his
Andreas> idea that the keyboard controller is at a different address
Andreas> than it is currently used. I cannot confirm that since MY
Andreas> keyboard works fine. There are enough Magnumish people on the
Andreas> list to find out what's actually wrong, so:
Mine works fine.
Andreas> TO ALL MAGNUM OWNERS: Could you please try to boot a kernel
Andreas> (I provide a binary if necessary) and tell us what happens
Andreas> with your keyboard?
Well you that "MAGNUN OWNERS" can also be understood "OILY OWNERS" :)