Re: How to revert to old kernel/ethernet driver
it is the third time I did dpkg -i on the package that you pointed to,
and everytime I have no luck, as the system does not restart.
Am I missing something here?
Should I go for the voodoo with the reset sysconf thing?
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Martin Michlmayr <tbm@...> wrote:
> * Thomas Boehne <tobox@...> [2007-01-06 15:51]:
> > I am running Debian testing with the 2.6.18-3-ixp4xx kernel on my
> > NSLU2 and I am still having network problems (probably due to the
> > new open source driver). Since I need to access my NSLU2 remotely
> > during the next weeks I would like to revert to the last working
> > kernel/network driver, which I guess was 2.6.17. Is there
> > documentation about this somewhere, and where can I find the old
> > kernel packages (plus other packages that I might need)?
> > Unfortunately, I ran "apt-get clean" some time ago and don't have
> > the packages on my drive anymore :-(
> 2.6.17 should still be installed on your system, but you can check
> with e.g. dpkg -l | grep linux-image
> If it is installed, you can simply run
> flash-kernel 2.6.17-2-ixp4xx
> and it should write 2.6.17 to flash. When you reboot it will load
> that version.
> If this fails, you can download a 2.6.18 flash image from
> http://www.cyrius.com/debian/nslu2/upgrade.html and write it to your
> machine with upslug2.
> Martin Michlmayr