Re: Reliably creating MCA on white box Itanium-1

From: Keith Owens <>
Date: 2003-07-04 11:26:37
On Thu, 3 Jul 2003 08:27:36 -0500 (CDT), 
Jack Steiner <> wrote:
>> Is there a way of reliably creating an MCA on a white box Itanium 1?
>> B3 processors, firmware is B117A.  Failing that, what about creating an
>> MCA on a white box Itanium-2?
>> Loading a duplicate ITC is no good, I need an MCA that actually enters
>> ia64_mca_ucmc_handler in mca.c.  A working example using
>> PAL_CACHE_WRITE would be nice.
>Why doesnt loading a duplicate TR (not TC) work for you?  I've used that
>method and found it to be reliable. 

Because mca_asm.S does not call the C code for TLB errors.  I want to
test the C code on standard hardware.

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