Subject: Re: kern/36375: problem with interrupts on L440GX mainboard
To: None <gnats-bugs@NetBSD.org>
From: Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/22/2007 21:14:02
On Tue, May 22, 2007 at 03:50:02PM +0000, Matthias Scheler wrote:
> The following reply was made to PR kern/36375; it has been noted by GNATS.
> From: Matthias Scheler <email@example.com>
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Cc: gnats-bugs@NetBSD.org
> Subject: Re: kern/36375: problem with interrupts on L440GX mainboard
> Date: Tue, 22 May 2007 16:48:25 +0100
> On Tue, May 22, 2007 at 03:20:02PM +0000, Juan RP wrote:
> > That's related to ACPI being enabled by default. There are plans to
> > provide a GENERIC.NOACPI by default for systems without working ACPI.
> > Please try to disable ACPI with userconf (boot -c).
> Other options you could try are (in that order):
> 1.) Update the BIOS. In took quite a few BIOS updates before MPACPI
> worked on my 440BX chipset motherboard a few years back.
> 2.) Disable ACPI support in the BIOS.
3.) boot INSTALL instead of INSTALL_LARGE. I doubt there are devices supported
only in INSTALL_LARGE on this system.
Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference