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    SubjectRe: 2.6.24-rc8-mm1: WARN_ON() in clockevents_register_device() on HP nx6325

    * Rafael J. Wysocki <> wrote:

    > Something goes wrong in the timers land. I get this on boot:
    > ..MP-BIOS bug: 8254 timer not connected to IO-APIC
    > Disabling APIC timer
    > ------------[ cut here ]------------
    > WARNING: at /home/rafael/src/mm/linux-2.6.24-rc8-mm1/kernel/time/clockevents.c:1
    > 65 clockevents_register_device+0x36/0xc4()

    ok, since we disable the APIC timer, i suspect this warning can be
    disregarded - the bootup is otherwise fine, right?

    Thomas - why do we register it while it's disabled? I have put in that
    warning to detect APIC miscalibrations.


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