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RE: 2.6.17 on Broadcom BigSur (BCM91x80 A/B)

To: "Kaz Kylheku" <kaz@zeugmasystems.com>, linux-mips@linux-mips.org
Subject: RE: 2.6.17 on Broadcom BigSur (BCM91x80 A/B)
From: "Manoj Ekbote" <manoje@broadcom.com>
Date: Thu, 10 Aug 2006 19:24:02 -0700
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Hi Kaz,

Kindly make sure that the below 2 patches have been applied.
 
http://www.linux-mips.org/archives/linux-mips/2006-07/msg00021.html
http://www.linux-mips.org/archives/linux-mips/2006-07/msg00020.html

HTH,
/manoj

>-----Original Message-----
>From: linux-mips-bounce@linux-mips.org 
>[mailto:linux-mips-bounce@linux-mips.org] On Behalf Of Kaz Kylheku
>Sent: Thursday, August 10, 2006 5:49 PM
>To: linux-mips@linux-mips.org
>Subject: 2.6.17 on Broadcom BigSur (BCM91x80 A/B)
>
>Anyone running 2.6.17 on the above Broadcom board or derivative?
>
>I'm trying to run it an our hardware that is based on this 
>board. It's slightly patched so that it builds :), and so that 
>certain things work right on our board.
>
>Kernel 2.6.14 works, and the patches migrated to 2.6.17 
>without too many difficulties.
>
>It hangs on startup around the point where dynamic IP 
>configuration is done.
>
>Sometimes the last output that is seen is the printk message
>
>  Sending DHCP and RARP requests .
>
>Sometimes it doesn't appear.
>
>So before I dive into it head first, I thought I'd poke the 
>mailing list.
>
>
>


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