Subject: Re: Sony Programmable Interrupt Controller
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.org>
From: Ed Gould <email@example.com>
Date: 09/05/2006 22:49:23
> Since upgrading to a 4.99.1 kernel, I have been having intermittent
> problems with spic0 (Sony Programmable Interrupt Controller) on my Vaio
> PCG-GRX690 laptop. Some of the time when I boot, the device is not
> found at all; some times it is found correctly. This device can only
> be discovered via ACPI.
This appears to happen every time I power up the machine and boot
directly into NetBSD. If I boot WinXP then NetBSD, then spic0 is found.