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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] 2.5.68 Fix IO_APIC IRQ assignment bug
    On Mon, 21 Apr 2003, [ISO-8859-1] Mika Penttilä wrote:

    > Why can't we use the same vector for multiple ioapic entrys? After all,
    > we are already sharing irqs, and an irq is just a cookie for a vector.

    IIRC, there are serious issues with using the same vector for multiple
    I/O APIC interrupts, at least for certain implementations. So it's
    probably not even worth investigating.

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