Subject: Re: SMP vs ahc SCSI
To: NetBSD Current Users <>
From: Peter Eisch <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/01/2004 23:56:28
>> mainbus0: Intel MP Specification (Version 1.1) (HP       XX          )
>       Is there a BIOS update or setting that possibly includes MP spec
> 1.4?

Excellent question.  I've nabbed the latest release for the system and  I'll
slap it in there and take a look.

>> mpbios: bus 1 is type ISA
>> mpbios: bus 0 is type PCI
>> ioapic0 at mainbus0 apid 16 (I/O APIC)
>> ioapic0: pa 0xfec00000, version 11, 16 pins
>> ioapic0: misconfigured as apic 0
>> ioapic0: can't remap to apid 16
> That should say remapped to apic 2, though my Dual ppro board has
> a 24 pin APIC so it may behave differently. There are some boards where
> the MPBIOS tables are just flat out wrong, hopefully that isn't the case
> here. I'll upgrade my machine to the latest snapshot. Unfortunately it has
> a 53C875, not an Adaptec controller.

Ah, intel boxes.  I have no idea what an apic is but it seems it's now my
time to learn.  <grin>