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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] panic when booting Intel XXPRESS SMP boards
    On Fri, 8 Sep 2000, Linus Torvalds wrote:

    > Note that then we should move the panic to the irq routing part (ie
    > MPBIOS_trigger() and MPBIOS_polarity friends). Although right now we have
    > just a printk() there, and I think I'd prefer it that way. Maybe just make
    > it bigger letters..

    OK, I've browsed through the code and as of 2.4.0-test8 it seems to be
    reasonable. Messages printed by polarity/trigger functions are a bit
    cryptic but it should not be a problem. The real showstopper is
    pin_2_irq() but this one cannot probably be modified in a generic way, so
    interrupts from unknown busses will not work even if their polarity and
    trigger mode are specified explicitly. I think we can leave this as is
    until someone reports an affected configuration.


    + Maciej W. Rozycki, Technical University of Gdansk, Poland +
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