SMP kernel for Scyld
agrajag at linuxpower.org
Thu Mar 29 20:38:13 EST 2001
On Thu, 29 Mar 2001, Carpenter, Dean wrote:
> Hey All -
> Anyone have any luck with the kernel-smp-2.2.17-33.beo.i686.rpm package ?
> Any special tricks to getting it run cleanly on the master or slave nodes ?
First I installe dthe kernel-smp package on the master node. I then
edited the lilo.conf to boot the smp kernel. I ran '/sbin/lilo', then
I then made the /boot/vmlinuz symlink point to the smp kernel. After
that, I ran beosetup and told it to create the BeoBoot file. Then I
rebooted all the slave nodes and everything worked fine.
> As I said before, it appears to have some trouble with the modules.
I had this problem. Booting into the smp kernel before remaking the
beoboot file seemed to fix it.
> Just out of interest, why isn't the smp version the default instead of the
> up one ?
I'm not sure. The default kernel should be decided by anaconda (Red
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