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    SubjectRe: 2.6.39-rc5-git2 boot crashs

    * Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> wrote:

    > > No problem with unzip / zip / moving big files etc, , so that this problem
    > > cames from X86_EXTENDED_PLATTFORM.
    >
    > Ok, that is very interesting.

    I have no smart ideas straight away - just an observation: i keep testing
    CONFIG_X86_ELAN=y on real hardware, and it's enabled in about 4% of my configs:

    sirius:~/linux/linux2/configs> grep -h MELAN * | sort | uniq -c
    358 # CONFIG_MELAN is not set
    15 CONFIG_MELAN=y

    and i booted a few recently:

    sirius:~/linux/linux2/configs> grep -l MELAN=y *
    config-Mon_May__2_13_30_09_CEST_2011.good
    config-Mon_May__2_15_02_43_CEST_2011.good
    config-Mon_May__2_15_59_10_CEST_2011.good
    config-Mon_May__2_16_19_49_CEST_2011.good
    config-Mon_May__2_16_41_15_CEST_2011.good
    config-Mon_May__2_18_10_56_CEST_2011.good
    config-Mon_May__2_19_07_32_CEST_2011.good
    config-Mon_May__2_19_28_56_CEST_2011.good
    config-Mon_May__2_19_52_30_CEST_2011.good
    config-Mon_May__2_21_40_44_CEST_2011.good
    config-Mon_May__2_21_52_04_CEST_2011.good
    config-Mon_May__2_23_43_29_CEST_2011.good
    config-Sun_May__1_21_21_06_CEST_2011.good
    config-Sun_May__1_22_15_02_CEST_2011.good
    config-Tue_May__3_14_45_15_CEST_2011.good

    (Note: CONFIG_X86_ELAN got renamed to CONFIG_MELAN recently.)

    So whatever the breakage is, it's not just some 'nobody tests CONFIG_MELAN=y'
    easy breakage, but possibly something more configuration (or test) specific.

    Thanks,

    Ingo


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