On Tuesday, 15 of April 2008, Andrew Morton wrote:
> On Tue, 15 Apr 2008 11:00:29 -0600 Zan Lynx <zlynx@acm....> wrote:
> > On Thu, 2008-04-10 at 20:33 -0700, Andrew Morton wrote:
> > > ftp://ftp.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/people/akpm/patches/2.6/2.6.25-rc8/2.6.25-rc8-mm2/ > >
> > I figured that I would post these without details just so they're out
> > there. I've had trouble getting netconsole to dump anything when I need
> > it to. I've also had trouble convincing myself to spend the off-work
> > hours I need to narrow it down.
> > The general environment is a AMD64 laptop running 64-bit Gentoo, GCC
> > 4.3.
> > Problem #1:
> > Compiling with the stack protector option crashes right after initramfs
> > loads. I think it might be dying while attempting to mount root.
> > Simple work around: Don't compile with stack protector.
> Yes, there have been a couple of reports of stack-protector problems.
> > Problem #2:
> > Resume from STR. The laptop suspends and goes into suspend state with
> > the blinking power indicator. On resume, it simply boots normally
> > instead of resuming. No idea how to debug this one.
> hm. I figured that if suspend worked on the Vaio, it'll work on
> everything ;)
> > Bisect I guess.
> If you have the time, please.
Zan, can you please try the latest x86.git tree first? The bug may be fixed
there. If that still fails, please bisect, if you can.