Subject: Re: Problem with MP on 4.99.17
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/26/2007 17:19:03
In article <>,
Bartosz Maciejewski - SoftGroup  <> wrote:
>Hi, I have problem running GENERIC.MP on machine equiped with 2x XEON 3Ghz.
>First time it fails like this:
>Then I removed pckbc* at acpi? and got it running step forward but also
>fails to boot:
>Then I removed all acpi stuff from kernel, and bt in debugger shows
>What can I do more to get this running?
>Here is dmesg on non MP older kernel:

Neither will help. You are dying in ex_set_mc in elinkxl.c which is the
ethernet card [and you are dying during ifconfig]. I did not see any
"incl %ecx" instruction in the assembly that function. Are you compiling
with the standard compiler and flags? what does gcc -v say?