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SubjectRe: Spurious 8259A interrupt: IRQ7 ????
Tupshin Harper <>, on Mon Jan 20, 2003 [09:22:35 PM] said:
> David D. Hagood wrote:
> >It is most likely a hardware problem.
> >
> I wouldn't necessarily assume a hardware problem (unless we also include
> chipset oddities). I get *exactly* one message stating exactly this per
> boot, and it always come a few seconds after loading the parport and
> parport_pc modules.
> one example:
> Jan 20 09:20:21 testing kernel: parport0: PC-style at 0x378 [PCSPP,EPP]
> Jan 20 09:20:21 testing kernel: parport_pc: Via 686A parallel port: io=0x378
> <snip>
> Jan 20 09:20:07 testing kernel: spurious 8259A interrupt: IRQ7.
> -Tupshin


I see it just once every boot, and I dont have any parallel
port stuff enabled. (2.5.59)

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