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    SubjectRe: [BUG] Something goes wrong with timer statistics.
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    On ons, 2007-05-30 at 00:38 +0200, Thomas Gleixner wrote:
    > On Wed, 2007-05-30 at 00:24 +0200, Michal Piotrowski wrote:
    > > Hi Ian,
    > >
    > > (Thomas "The Wizard of Time" added to CC :))
    >
    > Added more wizards :)
    >
    > > On 29/05/07, Ian Kumlien <iank@bredband.net> wrote:
    > > > Hi,
    > > >
    > > > As the daystar sets, i try to play some with my new would be
    > > > firewall/server, but since this will be running for quite some time i
    > > > have been experimenting with powertop to find out what i can do to limit
    > > > it's power usage.
    > > >
    > > > But, if i run powertop for too long or a few times to many... this
    > > > happens:
    > > > http://pomac.netswarm.net/pics/kernel_panic.jpg
    >
    > This was reported before. It's incredibly hard to reproduce.
    >
    > Ian, is this happening reproducible ?

    Seems like it, i haven't actually TRIED to crash yet...
    But i can try if i don't have to crash in the future =)

    (The machine is just a motherboard lying on the floor with some disks
    attached, so i have to bring out my pocket knife and short circuit the
    right pins =))

    > > > If i don't run powertop, it is rock solid... Compiling for hours,
    > > > running memtest for hours etc etc...
    > >
    > > (Where is my magic ball?)
    > >
    > > Let me guess - Pentium 4 with HT?
    >
    > I might be wrong, but it's a newer core duo thingy.
    >
    > tglx
    >
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    Ian Kumlien <pomac () vapor ! com> -- http://pomac.netswarm.net
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