Re: Failing back to INSANE timesource :) Time stopped today.

From: john stultz
Date: Mon Apr 19 2004 - 11:49:31 EST

On Thu, 2004-04-15 at 07:47, Maciej W. Rozycki wrote:
> This may be because buggy SMM firmware messes with the 8259A (configured
> for a transparent mode -- yes that rare "local-APIC-edge" mode is tricky
> ;-) ) insanely. You've written this is an IBM box previously -- this
> would be no surprise. The following patch should help -- I think it's
> already included in the -mm series.

Just a FYI: I opened bugme bug #2544 to track this issue.


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