No kernel messages displayed on 2.6.26-rc2

Andres Salomon dilinger at
Fri May 23 13:37:33 EDT 2008

On Fri, 23 May 2008 13:23:46 -0400
"Denver Gingerich" <denver at> wrote:

> On Fri, May 23, 2008 at 1:10 PM, Andres Salomon <dilinger at>
> wrote:
> > On Fri, 23 May 2008 12:44:39 -0400
> > "Denver Gingerich" <denver at> wrote:
> >> Any other suggestions?  Has anyone successfully booted 2.6.26-rc2
> >> from the git on a C2 XO-1?
> >>
> >
> > Did you manually build that?  Automated kernel builds are very
> > seriously broken right now..
> Yes.  I did this by running the following on a checkout of the latest
> master kernel git:
> make olpc_defconfig
> make binrpm-pkg
> Since I don't have root, the last command failed to build an RPM (it
> wants to put it in /usr/share/redhat/RPMS) so I copied the files it
> had created out of /var/tmp/kernel-2.6.26rc2-root instead.  Aside from
> the error building the RPM, the kernel compile went fine.  If my build
> method could result in problems that aren't in the kernel tree, please
> let me know.  I'd be happy to send you the kernel binary to test if
> needed.
> Denver

Hm, can't say I've ever tried using make binrpm-pkg.

Current master _should_ boot, but I've also been testing my own builds
rather than using RPMs.

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