Re: [Linux-ia64] 2.4.20 / DIG

From: Andreas Schwab <>
Date: 2003-03-12 07:45:30
Jes Sorensen <> writes:

|> Hi
|> I am trying to compile Bjorn's 2.4.20 kernel on my old Intel C0 based
|> box with a RH7.2 install on it (with updates), gcc-2.96.
|> The Red Hat 2.4.9 kernels work just fine on it, but my selfcompiled
|> 2.4.20 kernels explode before it gets to probing the SCSI bus. In SMP
|> mode it reboots so fast I can't see exactly where it hands, if I set
|> maxcpus=1 it gets to saying EFI Variables Facility - then hangs for a
|> bit and then reboots.
|> Is this a known problem? Any clues?

Try disabling CONFIG_IA64_MCA, IIRC this is a problem of a missing
hardware component.


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Received on Tue Mar 11 12:45:40 2003

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