[openbeos] Re: Haiku hdimage

  • From: Philippe Houdoin <philippe.houdoin@xxxxxxx>
  • To: openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 03 Aug 2005 09:59:14 +0200

Nathan Sandver asked::
> The compile problem I had earlier seemed to fix itself after "jam
> clean" and then re-running makehdimage. So I tried to boot Haiku after
> makehdimage finished, and now it seems to hang at the pretty logo boot
> screen.
>
> Are there any known problems with booting on multiprocessor systems? I
> have a dual P-II 400 as my Haiku/BeOS play machine.

Indeed, Haiku's SMP system support is currently broken. That's a known bug.
Unless you removed one of your Pentium, you can't boot Haiku ATM, AFAIK.

This bug will be fixed by R1. BeOS R5 well support SMP systems, so it's a
mandatory feature for Haiku team.

- Philippe


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