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    SubjectRe: 2.6.39.1 immediately reboots/resets on EFI system
    On 06/08/2011 02:28 PM, Matthew Garrett wrote:
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    > E820 limits us to 128 ranges, and systems I'm looking at right now are
    > already using over 140 boot services regions. Some of them are
    > contiguous and we could just merge them for e820, but that leaves us at
    > the whim of whoever wrote the allocator for the firmware. And do you
    > want to bet on them having done this sanely?
    >

    No, we're not limited to 128. We're limited to 128 in the boot
    structure, but more can be passed via the linked list.

    -hpa


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