Subject: Re: Help with HP NX6310
To: Chavdar Ivanov <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/21/2006 17:39:53
On Wed, Oct 18, 2006 at 03:08:05PM +0100, Chavdar Ivanov wrote:
> This all is being done under fresh -current, although the main problem
> described below shows its ugly head under 3.1b4. I probably should be
> asking -users, but let me try here first.
> I got a new (company, therefore not selected by me unfortunately)
> laptop some times ago - an HP 6310, as you have gathered from the
> subject line... It has got T2300 dual-core Yonah CPU, which I am
> strugling to get to work with MULTIPROCESSOR option. GENERIC.MP does
> not recognize the second core (as expected due to the ACPI),
> GENERIC.MPACPI  does not play game - it hard freezes just after the
> npx0 at acpi0 (PNP0C04)
> npx0: io 0xf0-0xff irq 13
> lines. The only save is to switch off the thing and start again -
> Ctrl-Alt-Esc does not do anything. I have tried to compile it with all
> the DEBUG options (no kdbg, as the machine does not have a serial
> port!) to no avail.
> I can boot GENERIC.MPACPI with -c and disable npx; then the system

With boot -c, did you try to disable only npx at acpi ? You need to
use list and disable the device number instead of name for this.
Maybe it's just the ACPI attachement which is a problem.

Manuel Bouyer <>
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