GCC44 built loader doesn't boot kernel on x86_64
This happens when using a loader compiled with CCVER=gcc44. Menu comes
up and all, but when you hit boot it starts loading kernel and then
after <1 second the box reboots. I don't think the loader finishes to
load kernel, but it is hard to see.
DragonFly v18.104.22.168.g0adc6d-RELEASE #6: Mon Oct 18 22:25:48 CEST 2010 x86_64
#2 Updated by herrgard about 3 years ago
On Wed, Nov 3, 2010 at 7:55 AM, Alex Hornung (via DragonFly issue
tracker) <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Do you (or anybody else, for that matter) know if this works ok on i386 and is an
> x86_64-specific problem?
I can try when I get home. I have i386 gcc44 built and just need to
#5 Updated by sepherosa almost 3 years ago
On Sun, Nov 7, 2010 at 6:46 AM, Max Herrgard <email@example.com> wrote:
> It works on i386.
> And the i386 loader, gcc44 built, works on x86_64 too.
> /usr/src/world_i386/usr/src/sys/boot/pc32/loader/loader <-- this works
> on both i386 and x86_64
> /usr/src/world_x86_64/usr/src/sys/boot/pc32/loader/loader <-- this don't
I believe it has been fixed on master.