On 26 December 2014 at 04:01, O. Hartmann <ohart...@zedat.fu-berlin.de> wrote: > Am Thu, 25 Dec 2014 11:40:47 -0800 > Adrian Chadd <adr...@freebsd.org> schrieb: > >> Would you be able to narrow it down to a small range of commits? >> that'll make it easier to chase down. :) >> >> Thanks! >> >> >> >> -adrian >> >> >> On 25 December 2014 at 10:42, O. Hartmann <ohart...@zedat.fu-berlin.de> >> wrote: >> > >> > Since 23rd's update of CURRENT, the kernel fails to boot on systems that >> > boot via EFI. >> > Systems with legacy booting seem not to be affected. >> > >> > I just ran today into the problem updating a notebook with a Intel Haswell >> > Intel >> > i5-4200M CPU (Haswell) on a Lenovo ThinkPad E540, bboting via UEFI, >> > CURRENT r276200. >> > The very same caode base is running on several other boxes which boot via >> > legacy >> > method. The very same failure showed up at the lab on an older HP Compaq >> > 8300 system, >> > based on H81 chipset equipted with an Ivy-Bridge CPU, booting also via >> > EFI. That box >> > stops at the exact same spot as the notebook does. >> > >> > The systems in question, also the legacy booting systems (aka the oldstyle >> > loader boot >> > method), load drm2, i915kms. >> > >> > Booting old kernel/modules (via "boot kernel.old"), at CURRENT r275896 is >> > all right. >> > >> > What is happening here? >> > >> > Merry christmas day, >> > >> > oh > > > I narrowed down the culprit commit to be between r276060 (works) and r276075 > (works not). > To avoid interferences from rogue modules, I disabled all modules loaded by > the loader, > including drm2 and i915kms, but the picture is always the same. I'm sorry, I > have some > duties to perform, so intersecting further is possible later only ... I > performed the > iterative search of the foul commit by "svn update -r 276XXX" and then build > kernel only > via "make kernel" - this just for the record in case some world-dependencies > might have > effects.
Hi! Thanks for that. Would you please file a PR with the details and what you've done? I hope you can narrow it down further. You've done a great job already, I just can't see any clear winner there for a commit to back out :( -adrian _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"