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From: Soren Jacobsen <snj@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: PR/38943 CVS commit: [netbsd-5] src/sys/arch/alpha/stand
Date: Fri, 6 Feb 2009 02:09:05 +0000 (UTC)
Module Name: src
Committed By: snj
Date: Fri Feb 6 02:09:05 UTC 2009
src/sys/arch/alpha/stand/common [netbsd-5]: boot.c
src/sys/arch/alpha/stand/ustarboot [netbsd-5]: Makefile
Pull up following revision(s) (requested by tsutsui in ticket #418):
sys/arch/alpha/stand/common/boot.c: revision 1.30
sys/arch/alpha/stand/ustarboot/Makefile: revision 1.7
Disable LOAD_NOTE on ustarboot to avoid backward seek on loading a kernel.
Tested on DEC 3000/300 and AlphaPC 164, fixes PR install/38943 on alpha.
XXX: should we enable LOAD_NOTE on ustarfs tape boot to load modules?
To generate a diff of this commit:
cvs rdiff -r22.214.171.124 -r126.96.36.199 src/sys/arch/alpha/stand/common/boot.c
cvs rdiff -r1.6 -r188.8.131.52 src/sys/arch/alpha/stand/ustarboot/Makefile
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