Problem with /boot/loader [A new patch]

John Baldwin jhb at
Mon Aug 11 15:44:09 UTC 2008

On Sunday 10 August 2008 02:27:26 am Eugene Grosbein wrote:
> On Sat, Aug 09, 2008 at 05:17:31PM -0400, John Baldwin wrote:
> > In addition to my earlier message, it would probably be good to narrow 
> > what breaks the loader for you.  For example, does it work ok over serial 
> > only break on vidconsole?  Also, if you just backout sys/boot/i386/btx to 
> > 7.0-release and leave the rest of the sys/boot tree at 7.0-stable, do you 
> > a working loader?
> I've just rolled sys/boot/i386/btx back to RELENG_7_0_0_RELEASE
> leaving rest of src at 7.0-STABLE (plus your patch) and yes, I've got
> working loader!

Err, my patch should have failed (well, the btx.S part) if you had a 
7.0-RELEASE sys/boot/i386/btx.

John Baldwin

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