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latest stable kernel version & branch on GIT

Posted by hyena 
latest stable kernel version & branch on GIT
January 16, 2013 05:38PM
Hi,

whats the latest stable GIT kernel branch for the mele (taking the sata clock fix in to account) that i can use to compile a kernel .. there are so many branches now i havnt a clue which to use to compile a new stable kernel (time for an update so see if things have improved any in the last few months) ... rootfs is gonna be armhf wheezy & SATA needs to work

thx

ian



Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 01/16/2013 05:39PM by hyena.
Re: latest stable kernel version & branch on GIT
January 17, 2013 11:18AM
Stable? For the A10????

I don't have any A10 devices anymore. Thus I can't comment on the current stability of the kernels. But the linux-sunxi main sunxi-3.0 branch is usually the "stable" one.

The 3.4 branch is likely still useless. The others are all some type of development branch.

Current kernel version is 3.0.57 according to the commits. SATA seemed to work okay in 3.0.42 kernel I last used. According to the commit log the only SATA change since the 3.0.42 tag was a clock fix by guillaume. Almost all other linux-sunxi changes since then have been video related.

It would be helpful for others to get more comments on the stability of the current version, and the video performance.
Re: latest stable kernel version & branch on GIT
January 18, 2013 01:15AM
Ask on IRC for quick info: http://linux-sunxi.org/IRC

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Re: latest stable kernel version & branch on GIT
January 20, 2013 12:40PM
not worth the waste of time of dealing with he agro/attitudes there ..

i'll stick with what i have which works o.k.
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