Subject: Re: Please help with testing jornada patch
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Alex Poylisher <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/06/2006 10:10:25
Permissions on ftp://ftp.netbsd.org/pub/NetBSD/misc/peter/hpcarm/Xhpc are:
-rwx--x--x 1 1345 netbsd 1849992 Feb 26 23:19 Xhpc
so it is unavailable to most :-)
Is the new Xhpc code part of the automatically built hpcarm snapshots?
On Mon, Feb 27, 2006 at 03:36:03PM +0100, Peter Postma wrote:
> Hi folks,
> I did some restructuring in the jornada code and now I need you to
> test the changes. Most changes are just internal to improve the quality
> of the code, but the user visible changes are the following:
> - The keyboard layout is now chosen in hpcboot for the common models, so
> you don't need to recompile the kernel or use wsconsctl anymore to
> change the encoding. ABB (european) layout is now recognized.
> - The keyboard works "better" in Xhpc, control is recognized by default
> and mouse button emulation should work now.
> - Battery status is more accurate.
> Please test the following kernel:
> Use the following hpcboot (make sure to chose the correct platform):
> You also need a new Xhpc, I've compiled one for 3.0 (will work on -current):
> The full patch with all changes is available here:
> There are some changes needed to the kernel configuration, so if you use
> a custom kernel, please update it. All attachments to j720ssp need to be
> updated (see JORNADA720).
> Please report success or failure directly to me (peter@NetBSD.org) and
> please include your model (found on the back of the jornada) in the report.
> Peter Postma