[Letux-kernel] Kernel 4.6-rc2 broken?

Lukas Maerdian lukas at goldelico.com
Sat Apr 23 12:10:46 CEST 2016

Am 08.04.2016 um 15:27 schrieb H. Nikolaus Schaller:
> Hi,
> I have tried to boot the letux-4.6-rc2 kernel today on a GTA04A3 board and it seems to be broken.
> It simply hangs after
> Starting kernel ...
> Going back to letux-4.5-rc7 uImage + DT + modules works.
> Also not working on GTA04A3 are 4.5.0. 4.6-rc1 and 4.6-rc2. All these kernels work on the OMAP5.
> Here are the sources of both variants.
> http://git.goldelico.com/?p=gta04-kernel.git;a=shortlog;h=refs/heads/letux-4.5-rc7
> http://git.goldelico.com/?p=gta04-kernel.git;a=shortlog;h=refs/heads/letux-4.5
> So we may have some hidden bug that only shows itself on OMAP3 or the gta04 device
> tree or some peripheral driver (again the twl4030 which is permanently reworked?).
> And it shows that we need more people who test the kernels!


I built and tested the "letux-4.6-rc2+android-letux-base+android-logger"
branch today. And I can observe the exactly same issue.... On the serial
console it just hangs after "Starting kernel ..."

Do you know if the problem is fixed in -rc3 already?


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