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Old 11-25-2017, 12:26 PM   #106
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Originally Posted by pillot400 View Post
Removing /lib/firmware/iwlwifi-8265-34.ucode forces kernel to load version 31.560484.0 and it works on 4.14.2. I think this patch adapts kernel to some firmware changes and has to be applied: https://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=197591#c6
AH! well spotted!

Thanks for the hint.
 
Old 12-01-2017, 03:29 PM   #107
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Sorry for bothering You about above erros.
For test I have installed Slackware 14.2 32bit on another partition and these errors exists here to, but system working smooth.
The real problems on my Slackware-current 32 bit since 26 may updates is:
- system is freezing for about 5 second when KDM login window apears, cursor starts flashig after this time and i can type in login and password
- there is similar freezing when i switch from X to another terminal (Ctrl + Alt + F1).
I will make further tests and write if I will find something.
Since my problem exist for about half a year, finally I found solution on Arch forum.
On some laptops with
Code:
00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation Mobile GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller (primary) (rev 0c)
You need to disable SVIDEO port by adding to kernel boot parameters
Code:
video=SVIDEO-1:d
With above parameter system boots fast, without freezes or other errors in /var/log/messages.
 
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Old 12-01-2017, 08:51 PM   #108
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Since my problem exist for about half a year, finally I found solution on Arch forum.
On some laptops with
Code:
00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation Mobile GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller (primary) (rev 0c)
You need to disable SVIDEO port by adding to kernel boot parameters
Code:
video=SVIDEO-1:d
With above parameter system boots fast, without freezes or other errors in /var/log/messages.
I remember tussling with an Intel chip a long time ago that required the same treatment...
 
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Old 12-03-2017, 03:58 PM   #109
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Yesterday's changelog in Slackware64-current.

Code:
Sat Dec  2 20:32:45 UTC 2017
We're moving back to the 4.9.x kernel series in the main tree until we can
figure out a fix for unstable 4.14.x kernels (especially on 32-bit). Guessing
it's probably going to be fixable with .config changes, since a greatly
simplified .config is stable. Meanwhile, the latest 4.14.x kernels can now be
found in the testing/ directory.
a/kernel-firmware-20171130git-noarch-1.txz:  Upgraded.
a/kernel-generic-4.9.66-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
a/kernel-huge-4.9.66-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
a/kernel-modules-4.9.66-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
ap/soma-2.12.3-noarch-1.txz:  Upgraded.
d/gdb-8.0.1-x86_64-3.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Compiled --without-guile until guile-2.2 support is fixed.
d/guile-2.2.3-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
  Shared library .so-version bump.
d/kernel-headers-4.9.66-x86-1.txz:  Upgraded.
d/make-4.2.1-x86_64-2.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against libguile-2.2.
d/mercurial-4.4.2-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
k/kernel-source-4.9.66-noarch-1.txz:  Upgraded.
l/adwaita-icon-theme-3.26.1-noarch-1.txz:  Upgraded.
l/fftw-3.3.7-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
l/libunistring-0.9.8-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
l/libzip-1.3.2-x86_64-2.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Restored missing zipconf.h. Thanks to orbea.
n/gnutls-3.6.1-x86_64-2.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against libguile-2.2.
n/stunnel-5.44-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
x/xf86-video-vboxvideo-1.0.0-x86_64-1.txz:  Added.
xap/mozilla-firefox-57.0.1-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
isolinux/initrd.img:  Rebuilt.
kernels/*:  Upgraded.
testing/packages/linux-4.14.3/kernel-generic-4.14.3-x86_64-1.txz:  Added.
testing/packages/linux-4.14.3/kernel-headers-4.14.3-x86-1.txz:  Added.
testing/packages/linux-4.14.3/kernel-huge-4.14.3-x86_64-1.txz:  Added.
testing/packages/linux-4.14.3/kernel-modules-4.14.3-x86_64-1.txz:  Added.
testing/packages/linux-4.14.3/kernel-source-4.14.3-noarch-1.txz:  Added.
testing/packages/php-7.2.0-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
usb-and-pxe-installers/usbboot.img:  Rebuilt.
+--------------------------+
 
Old 12-03-2017, 05:18 PM   #110
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The guile and libunistring updates killed aisleriot. It would not run until I reverted to, first, the previous version of guile and then the previous version of libunistring.
I had tried to rebuild aisleriot, but first even after reverting to the two aforementioned packages, the build would end in an error,

Quote:
make: error while loading shared libraries: libguile-2.2.so.1: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

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Old 12-03-2017, 08:11 PM   #111
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Hi cwizardone, that seems unrelated to the kernel (should maybe be a separate thread). But maybe remove the aisleriot build directories from /tmp and try a new recompile from zero?
I just tested with a -current64 install in qemu, and aisleriot built and ran.

pysolfc (dependency) compiled+installed using
https://github.com/Ponce/slackbuilds.../games/pysolfc
No issues.
Then, used slackbuild from here
http://ponce.cc/slackware/testing/aisleriot/
(made one change in Slackbuild: bumped version to 3.22.4)
Source file used: aisleriot-3.22.4.tar.xz from https://download.gnome.org/sources/aisleriot/3.22/
 
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Old 12-03-2017, 08:56 PM   #112
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@heyjann,
Many Thanks! That worked.
Yes, thought of starting a new thread, but with the packages in question listed directly above.......

Again, thanks.
 
Old 12-06-2017, 11:42 AM   #113
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Today's changelog in Slackware64-current.

Code:
Wed Dec  6 14:13:48 UTC 2017
a/kernel-generic-4.9.67-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
a/kernel-huge-4.9.67-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
a/kernel-modules-4.9.67-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
ap/cups-filters-1.17.9-x86_64-2.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against poppler-0.62.0.
ap/sqlite-3.21.0-x86_64-2.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against icu4c-60.1.
d/kernel-headers-4.9.67-x86-1.txz:  Upgraded.
d/python-setuptools-38.2.4-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
d/subversion-1.9.7-x86_64-2.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against icu4c-60.1.
k/kernel-source-4.9.67-noarch-1.txz:  Upgraded.
kde/calligra-2.9.11-x86_64-17.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against icu4c-60.1 and poppler-0.62.0.
kde/kdepimlibs-4.14.10-x86_64-4.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against libical-3.0.1.
l/apr-util-1.6.1-x86_64-2.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against icu4c-60.1.
l/boost-1.65.1-x86_64-2.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against icu4c-60.1.
l/eigen3-3.2.10-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
l/gmime-3.0.5-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
  Shared library .so-version bump.
l/gvfs-1.34.1-x86_64-2.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against icu4c-60.1.
l/harfbuzz-1.7.2-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
  Compiled against icu4c-60.1.
l/icu4c-60.1-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
  Shared library .so-version bump.
l/libgpod-0.8.3-x86_64-3.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against icu4c-60.1.
l/libical-3.0.1-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
  Shared library .so-version bump.
  Compiled against icu4c-60.1.
l/libsodium-1.0.15-x86_64-1.txz:  Added.
l/libvisio-0.1.6-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
  Compiled against icu4c-60.1.
l/poppler-0.62.0-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
  Shared library .so-version bump.
l/raptor2-2.0.15-x86_64-3.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against icu4c-60.1.
n/NetworkManager-1.10.0-x86_64-2.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against icu4c-60.1.
n/autofs-5.1.3-x86_64-2.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Fixed incorrect /etc/default/autofs.{,new}. Thanks to alienBOB.
n/bluez-5.47-x86_64-2.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against icu4c-60.1.
  Recompiled against libical-3.0.1.
n/dovecot-2.2.33.2-x86_64-3.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against icu4c-60.1.
n/httpd-2.4.29-x86_64-2.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against icu4c-60.1.
n/php-7.2.0-x86_64-2.txz:  Upgraded.
  Upgraded from php-5.6.32.
  Compiled against icu4c-60.1.
  Compiled against libsodium-1.0.15.
n/postfix-3.2.4-x86_64-3.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against icu4c-60.1.
n/tin-2.4.1-x86_64-2.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against icu4c-60.1.
n/whois-5.2.18-x86_64-2.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Ship the mkpasswd program. Thanks to Adrien Nader.
t/texlive-2017.171108-x86_64-2.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against icu4c-60.1.
tcl/expect-5.45.3-x86_64-2.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Don't install the mkpasswd example program, which is inferior to the
  version shipped with the whois sources.
xap/network-manager-applet-1.8.6-x86_64-2.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against icu4c-60.1.
xap/pan-0.143-x86_64-2.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against gmime-3.0.5.
xfce/orage-4.12.1-x86_64-4.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against icu4c-60.1.
  Recompiled against libical-3.0.1.
xfce/tumbler-0.2.0-x86_64-3.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against poppler-0.62.0.
xfce/xfce4-screenshooter-1.8.2-x86_64-3.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against icu4c-60.1.
xfce/xfce4-weather-plugin-0.8.10-x86_64-2.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled against icu4c-60.1.
isolinux/initrd.img:  Rebuilt.
kernels/*:  Upgraded.
testing/packages/linux-4.14.4/kernel-generic-4.14.4-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
testing/packages/linux-4.14.4/kernel-headers-4.14.4-x86-1.txz:  Upgraded.
testing/packages/linux-4.14.4/kernel-huge-4.14.4-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
testing/packages/linux-4.14.4/kernel-modules-4.14.4-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
testing/packages/linux-4.14.4/kernel-source-4.14.4-noarch-1.txz:  Upgraded.
usb-and-pxe-installers/usbboot.img:  Rebuilt.
+--------------------------+
Code:
Linux thor.thor 4.9.67 #2 SMP Tue Dec 5 16:29:07 CST 2017 x86_64 Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-2600 CPU @ 3.40GHz GenuineIntel GNU/Linux
 
Old 12-06-2017, 01:13 PM   #114
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Running the 4.14.4 testing kernel...
Code:
Linux slacker.localdomain 4.14.4 #1 SMP Tue Dec 5 22:59:17 CST 2017 x86_64 AMD A8-7600 Radeon R7, 10 Compute Cores 4C+6G AuthenticAMD GNU/Linux
 
  


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