Re: [linux-dell-laptops] Re: Kernel 2.4.22 broken?
> I´m running a self-compiled 2.4.22 under Debian without any problemsI specified 'pci=noacpi' as a kernel argument and it booted...not sure
> so far. I did have problems though when pcmcia stuff starts, the
> system just stops. I have no idea if that´s the kernel´s fault or
> Debian´s fault, since I don´t need pcmcia at this time I just removed
> the start links.
if it was just a lucky move and next time it'll bomb or what...
> Another potential problem, if you´re changing the kernel and usingI'm using Gentoo...they recommend grub so I decided to give it a try.
> lilo, you need to run lilo to reset it, otherwise the system won´t
> start. You probably already know this, but since you weren´t too
> specific about what exactly you are doing I thought I´d mention it
On the bright side the A/C adaptor now registers as connected in the
Gnome battstat applet, but the fan and temps have been broken since I
stopped using the ACPI patch from late last year.