Subject: Re: boot problems on VIA Eden i586 board
To: None <>
From: Kurt Albershardt <>
List: port-i386
Date: 03/06/2005 12:08:00
>>> Anyone got a pointer to something that will boot on these boards?  I know
>>> Gentoo Linux had trouble with their installer until recently.
>> See PR 26007[1] and the NetBSD mailing list archives.
> ...and especially this[2] post... ;-)
>> HTH, Jukka
>> [1]

Thanks.  How clean would a 1.6 -> 2.0 upgrade come out, or would I get munged again on the bootloader from the upgrade?

> [2]

I'm not in the UK, unfortunately.

Some of the Linux distros hit this last year but most seem to have handled it by now.

Discussion starting at <> and a resolution from Ingo Molnar <> might prove helpful?