[Server-devel] Two (minimal) goals for a kernel for XO1.5 based upon fc22?

Peter Robinson pbrobinson at gmail.com
Thu May 28 06:55:42 EDT 2015

On Thu, May 28, 2015 at 4:17 AM, Samuel Greenfeld <samuel at greenfeld.org> wrote:
> Given I looked into this before with F22 Beta(*), I ran OLPC OS Builder
> tonight, excluding nothing from all repositories, and let it loose.

Funny! I was doing exactly the same yesterday for the 1.5!

> There were a few more minor issues found with the build process.  But I
> managed to build an image with the stock Fedora 4.x kernel, and primarily
> F22 parts.

Can we create a f22 branch on the o-o-b git repo so we can all
collaborate on this from one central place?

> However the stock Fedora kernel does not have a hardcoded kernel command
> line like OLPC kernels do, and trying to manually provide the command line
> to boot a Fedora kernel still hung for me after OFW stated the ramdisk was
> being loaded.

OK, got the command line or overview of what's required here? I have a
branch of a multi platform MMP2 (1.75) kernel I was trying to get to
boot on the 1.75 and having similar issues.

> I may look into this a bit more before resorting back to OLPC's 3.10 kernel
> and seeing what works with that.
> (*) http://lists.sugarlabs.org/archive/sugar-devel/2015-April/050035.html
> On Wed, May 27, 2015 at 6:28 PM, James Cameron <quozl at laptop.org> wrote:
>> On Wed, May 27, 2015 at 06:31:28AM -0700, George Hunt wrote:
>> > If I set just the goals of getting keyboard input, and display output,
>> > what
>> > problems will I face trying to use defconfig_xo1.5 from
>> > [1]dev.laptop.org
>> > (x86-3.3 branch)?
>> >
>> > Does anyone have a config file that works on the XO1.5 on a Fedora
>> > release
>> > later than FC18 that I might springboard from?
>> We used the olpc-3.10 branch to generate kernels for systems later
>> than Fedora 18.
>> --
>> James Cameron
>> http://quozl.linux.org.au/
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