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Re: kern/46596 (ehci interrupt storm triggered by VGA interrupt)

The following reply was made to PR kern/46596; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: =?UTF-8?B?SmFyb23DrXIgRG9sZcSNZWs=?= <>
To: Andreas Gustafsson <>
Cc: "" <>
Subject: Re: kern/46596 (ehci interrupt storm triggered by VGA interrupt)
Date: Wed, 17 Jun 2020 11:11:45 +0200

 Can you try to disable intelfb via userconf or boot and try with that,
 to see how it behaves without the drm driver?
 Le mer. 17 juin 2020 =C3=A0 11:07, Andreas Gustafsson <> a =C3=
 =A9crit :
 > Jaromir,
 > I dug out the machine from storage and connected a VGA display using a
 > passive DVI/VGA adapter plugged into the motherboard DVI port.  My
 > test consists of starting a "vmstat 1" and unplugging/replugging the
 > adapter from the motherbord DVI port.
 > I was unable to reproduce the bug using a -current USB live image, so
 > apparently it has already been fixed, and as a result, I can't
 > meaningfully test your patch.
 > To narrow down the timeframe of the fix, I tried booting a couple of
 > old install CDs and breaking out of sysinst to a shell to run the
 > test.  With a 6.1.5 CD, I could reproduce the bug (the vmstat
 > interrupt column started showing 200000+ interrupts per second), but
 > with a 7.1 install CD, I could not.  Instead, the following kernel
 > message was printed:
 >   drm: HPD interrupt storm detected on connector HDMI-A-1: switching from=
  hotplug detection to polling
 > With the -current live image, there is neither an interrupt store nor
 > a kernel message.
 > --
 > Andreas Gustafsson,

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