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    SubjectRe: patch for timer.c - two dmesgs

    On Wed, 12 Jul 2006, Uwe Bugla wrote:

    > Then the boot process does not take any break at all (like in kernel 2.6.18-rc1 and in kernels 2.6.17-mm*), but simply stops completely.
    > About 7 message lines are missing before X starts for presenting the graphical login prompt (proftpd, xprint etc.).
    > Perhaps two dmesgs help: one for a functionable kernel (dmesg17), another for the kernel in question (dmesg18).

    A lot has changed since then...
    Did you try using SysRq+P or Alt+ScrollLock? (A SysRq+T might be useful

    > Simply my intuition tells me that a system timer performs very different
    > on two very different machines with two very different CPU frequencies
    > and two very different main processors.

    No offense, it's no intuition, but a shot in the dark.
    If you at least tried a few more kernels (at least 2.6.18-mm1 and
    2.6.18-mm2), it would be a much better indication whether it's the timer

    bye, Roman
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