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    SubjectRe: NMI appears to be stuck! (2.4.22-rc2 on dual Athlon)
    Zwane Mwaikambo wrote:
    > > > mine works fine only with nmi_watchdog=2. Don't know why.
    > > > It's an ASUS A7M266D.
    > >
    > > hmm, nmi_watchdog=2 on the kernel boot line gives no
    > > difference to booting without, at least according to
    > > the boot messages ...
    >
    > nmi_watchdog=2 will work on the majority of i686+ (performance
    > counters with NMI delivery mode) boxes and you can check whether it's
    > enabled by doing cat /proc/interrupts and watching if the NMI line ticks
    > at a decent rate. nmi_watchdog=1 tends to be harder for hardware
    > manufacturers to get right (for some reason or other).

    Is it possible to try both at boot time and pick the one which works?

    -- Jamie
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