Subject: Re: Dell PowerEdge 8450
To: Stephan Uphoff <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: tech-smp
Date: 02/29/2004 20:09:16
On Feb 29,  4:37pm, (Stephan Uphoff) wrote:
-- Subject: Re: Dell PowerEdge 8450

| I had some problems with the  PowerEdge 1600SC and ACPI last August.
| If I recall correctly ACPI would free - but still access some
| memory. I recall that I did something ugly to make it work - but
| did not have the time to look for the root cause.
| If this problem still persists I can dig out the patch.
| ( To serve as a starting point for hunting the bug )

Since then, we've added a workaround to add ACPI implementation id's
that we cannot do pci enumeration with.