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SubjectRe: ide_set_handler: timer already active
Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
> Just wondering: anyone else on a non-m68k platform who ever saw the message
> ide_set_handler: timer already active
> This is related the thing that made my box crash under heavy IDE activity for
> more than a year, and I just can't believe this bug (_if_ it happens on ia32)
> was never seen on ia32.

I have *never* seen this message on Intel-Architecture-32bit (ia32).
And my systems have a *lot* of IDE devices/activity:

3-5 disks, a cdrom, tape, zip, and PCMCIA ATA cards.. all active simultaneously!

The message is is only there "temporarily" anyway,
just to check for bugs seen (but not understood) on other architecture(s).


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