Re: 2.6.14-rc1 breaks tg3 on ia64

From: Tony Luck <tony.luck_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2005-09-18 16:33:57
> It fixes the problem, but it's a hack, and I, perhaps like Tony,
> personally would like to know why the these IA64 systems break for
> such a simple operation such as writing some base registers with
> values we've probed already.

It does sound odd[1] that you can't rewrite the BARs to the values that
they should already have.  But I'm willing to wait to see what SGI's
solution that fixes this inside arch/ia64/sn/ looks like before making
any judgements.

-Tony

[1] odd == PCI spec violating?
-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-ia64" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at  http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Received on Sun Sep 18 16:34:40 2005

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.1.8 : 2005-09-18 16:34:46 EST