Re: INIT handler modification

From: Russ Anderson <rja_at_efs.americas.sgi.com>
Date: 2005-01-10 04:21:05
Keith Owens wrote:
> Francois Wellenreiter <Francois.Wellenreiter@Ext.Bull.Net> wrote:
> 
> The limitations on slave INIT and MCA handlers are mainly due to the
> lack of kernel stacks to handle these events.  Russ Anderson (SGI) is
> working on patches that add per cpu stacks for MCA and INIT.  Once
> those patches are in the base kernel, we will be changing the INIT and
> MCA slave handlers to use the multiple stacks.  That will give us real
> processing for the slave events.

Tony has put the patches in his test-2.6.11 tree.  Those patches should
have enough support to allow the INIT and MCA slave handlers to use
the multiple stacks.  

Thanks,
-- 
Russ Anderson, OS RAS/Partitioning Project Lead  
SGI - Silicon Graphics Inc          rja@sgi.com
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