Any progress on the "white screen of death" problem?

Florian Lohoff flo at
Wed Aug 13 09:47:51 CEST 2008

On Wed, Aug 13, 2008 at 12:58:10AM +0200, Holger Freyther wrote:
> On Tuesday 12 August 2008 22:02:08 Florian Lohoff wrote:
> > It seems the new kernel needs another epoch bump otherwise opkg will not
> > detect the kernel to be newer so no upgrade here ...
> >
> > root at om-gta02:~# opkg list | grep "^kernel "
> > kernel - 2:2.6.24+git75940+27fc8d82e365c47065f3a9240bfe21e67a50edf2-r1.01 -
> > Linux 2.6.x (development) kernel for FIC SmartPhones shipping w/ Openmoko
> Okay, this is coming from OM2008.8.
> > kernel - 2:2.6.24+git33+88bf43840b9df0eb0a077a1394eb564be80a412e-r2 - Linux
> > 2.6.x (development) kernel for FIC SmartPhones shipping w/ Openmoko
> Where is this coming from? The "autobuilder"? We have #1809 to take care of 
> that issue. In tonights build the latest stable kernel 
> should be build...
> In general do not mix feeds and repos, the result is not going to amuse you.

So which repo line one should add/replace to be able to upgrade to the
newer kernel? My simple approach was to add the daily feed from the
buildhost which was the obvious thing to do when beeing 12 years of an
debian addict ...

Florian Lohoff                  flo at             +49-171-2280134
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