Subject: MVME167 w/patched kernel
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: John D. Baker <email@example.com>
Date: 06/18/1999 22:37:53
I downloaded the 'mmu-fault-fix' version of the kernel and mini-root
and have successfully installed NetBSD 1.4 on my MVME167.
I have not encountered any more panics, either by MMU Fault or otherwise.
Looks like Steve's patch did the trick.
On to other matters:
Is anyone else successfully running 'xdm' on their '167 board? I'm
having difficulty with mine. It will apparently randomly reset
the server (disconnecting my session), even when just sitting at the
I used a '147 with 'xdm' flawlessly. My "X-terminal" is a PeeCee clone
running that "penguin-esque" free *nix-like OS... :-)
I have difficulty faulting the network as other network-orient operations
work fabulously with no perceived problems (namely NFS)
Thanks for your input.
John D. Baker I hear, and I forget.
firstname.lastname@example.org I see, and I remember.
http://www.blkbox.com/~jdb8042/ I do, and I understand.
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