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    SubjectRe: [HW PROBLEM] Intel I7 MCE. Erratum or not?
    Giangiacomo Mariotti wrote:
    > Hi everyone,
    > Mcelog just logged on my new Intel I7 920 (on Linux this :
    > MCE 0
    > HARDWARE ERROR. This is *NOT* a software problem!
    > Please contact your hardware vendor
    > CPU 0 BANK 6 MISC 202d ADDR ffeef740
    > MCG status:
    > MCi status:
    > Error overflow
    > Uncorrected error
    > MCi_MISC register valid
    > MCi_ADDR register valid
    > Processor context corrupt
    > MCA: Generic CACHE Level-2 Data-Write Error
    > STATUS ee0000000100014a MCGSTATUS 0
    > I'm reporting this here, because I found in the Intel I7 Technical
    > Specification November 2008 update that something which seems very
    > similar is in fact an erratum. So my question is : Is there any way
    > for me to verify that my problem is due to one of those errata,instead
    > of a broken hardware(if we don't want to consider all those errata as
    > broken hardware)? I'm also reporting this because I thought it may be
    > useful to signal that(if actually due to those errata) these problems
    > actually occur, so it may be useful to find workarounds in the kernel
    > to not scare to death poor Linux users!

    Which erratum are you talking about? I don't see one in that document
    that would match this case..

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