On Sun, 14 May 2006 19:21:51 +0100, Thiemo Seufer <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > The mips-test-0.1 contains kernel 2.6.16-rc6. Is this a stock
> > kernel.org's kernel or lmo's kernel? Or is there any patch to make
> > kernel run on QEMU?
> This kernel is stock lmo except for a small patch which allows clean
> system shutdown (qemu 0.8.1 does not have the counterpart to it).
> The patch should be completely irrelevant otherwise.
> However, later kernels try to access the CP0 pagemask register which
> is R10000 specific, IIRC Qemu throws an Reserved Instruction exception
> on accessing it.
Thanks. I'm looking output of "git-diff linux-2.6.16-rc6" but still
failed to find relevant changes...
The stock QEMU 0.8.1 works ok with vmlinux-r1 in mips-test-0.1 so it
should be something different on kernel side. Hmm...