Re: 2.6.18-rc2-mm1 timer int 0 doesn't work

From: Eric W. Biederman
Date: Sat Jul 29 2006 - 15:50:28 EST

Paul Fulghum <paulkf@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:

> On Sat, 2006-07-29 at 01:38 +0200, Andi Kleen wrote:
>> It's remove-timer-fallback likely. I was working on that already.
>> Some boards go into the timer fallback path since 2.6.17/64bit for so
>> far unknown reasons and that doesn't work anymore because I removed the
>> fallback path.
> remove-timer-fallback did not reverse cleanly against 2.6.18-rc2-mm1
> I tried to patch it up and got it to compile without
> errors or warnings. The result was a hard freeze early in
> the boot, so I suspect more is necessary to restore that
> function.

Any chance you can post the your reversed version of remove-timer-fallback
so we can have a clue about what happened.

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