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SubjectRe: 2.6.8-rc4-mm1 doesn't boot
On Wed, Aug 11, 2004 at 06:22:09PM -0400, Len Brown wrote:

> Does the system have any BIOS settings to enable/disable the floppy?

Yes, the settings for both floppies are set to "Not Installed".

> Is the floppy physically present on the system?


> ACPI: PCI Interrupt Link [LNKD] (IRQs 3 4 5 *6 7 10 11 12 14 15)
> ACPI: PCI Interrupt Link [LNKD] enabled at IRQ 6
> I assert it is a BIOS bug for the BIOS to set LNKD to
> IRQ6 if there is a floppy present and enabled; but fair
> game if there is no floppy. Though perhaps floppy.c
> doesn't understand that.
> -Len



"Is there not promise of rain?" Ling Tan asked suddenly out
of the darkness. There had been need of rain for many days.
"Only a promise," Lao Er said.
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