[BL] ERROR 30:R/O file system - loop BL3 with 2.4.31 kernels
keesan at sdf.lonestar.org
Wed Dec 20 22:54:06 EST 2006
On Wed, 20 Dec 2006, James Miller wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 20, 2006 at 06:58:15PM +0000, sindi keesan wrote:
>>> What do I change to make the loop partition read-write?
>> A bug in 2.4.31? I will try mounting initfs.gz from
>> an ext2 linux booted with 2.4.31, and writing to it.
That worked fine. gunzipped it first.
> Good idea. I was thinking of proposing something like this. Bear in mind
> that DSL (so as not to incur sanctions from SPGPACA, I will note that
> DSL stands for DamnSmallLinux in this instance though, in another
> context, it could stand for Digital Subscriber Line or heaven knows what
> else) "downgraded" from the 2.4.3x kernels. For last several releases,
> they've been using 2.4.26. I think someone onlist (Sheldon?) mentioned
> previously that the DSL folks had done this because of issues with the
> newest 2.4.x kernels.
Is there a list of known problems? I have the kernel source code on the
SW10.2 (10.1?) CD.
I have run into bugs related to modules not inserting (sound modules
needing things not listed in modules.dep, usb_serial). Crashes with any
wireless card on one computer (where 2.2.26 works fine).
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