DragonFly users List (threaded) for 2006-07
Re: DFly 1.4.4 and tulip NICs
>Matt Dillon wrote:
>:I installed DFly 1.4.4 today and it proply panic'd with a problem in
>:tulip_rx_intr(), as described in this mail thread:
> Try burning a recent build of HEAD. There's a good chance that the
> particular panic referenced (a serializer panic) is fixed in HEAD. If
> not it can probably be fixed quickly.
Burned and installed a recent snapshot of HEAD, everything is working fine
>:I was dismayed to find that the DFly ISOs don't include sources, so I
>: can't patch this system and get it on the LAN.
>:[ Curiosity -- why is this done? I tend to run on ancient hardware with
>:FreeBSD and having the sources around has allowed me to patch up drivers
>:get the systems running. Are the sources really too large to include in
>:DFly ISO? ]
> The ISO has historically been made as minimal as possible. I agree
> with you that the ISO should contain compilable kernel sources. They
> dont have to be automatically installed, but we ought to be add them
> to the ISO as a gzip'd tar.
I see that Matt [ Dillon ] added this three days ago. Yay! Now that's what
I call an efficient process!