lkml.org 
[lkml]   [1998]   [Sep]   [1]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: Next round of console patches
Gerd Knorr writes:
> On Mon, 31 Aug 1998, Alan Cox wrote:
>
> > > > Gerd: Is there a way to defer the call to this code until after boot? It's
> > > > getting called so early in the boot sequence that no messages are logged.
> > >
> > > No. You can comment out this line (I'll add a boot parameter to disable
> > > the mtrr thing if we can't pin down this), so it will never be called.
> >
> > Shouldnt it be a boot parameter to enable it ? Thinking in terms of
> > volume of usenet questions caused..
>
> Yes, of cource. Default should be a successful boot...

Well, I agree boots should be successful ;-)
However, I've just posted a patch which hopefully Linus will include
which fixes the problem. It should be quite safe to call mtrr_add() by
default.

Regards,

Richard....

-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.rutgers.edu
Please read the FAQ at http://www.altern.org/andrebalsa/doc/lkml-faq.html

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:44    [W:0.052 / U:2.040 seconds]
©2003-2018 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site