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Re: kern/36375: problem with interrupts on L440GX mainboard

Subject: Re: kern/36375: problem with interrupts on L440GX mainboard
From: Matthias Scheler
Date: Tue, 22 May 2007 15:50:02 +0000 UTC
The following reply was made to PR kern/36375; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Matthias Scheler <tron@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: aniou@xxxxxxxxx
Cc: gnats-bugs@xxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: kern/36375: problem with interrupts on L440GX mainboard
Date: Tue, 22 May 2007 16:48:25 +0100

 On Tue, May 22, 2007 at 03:20:02PM +0000, Juan RP wrote:
 >  That's related to ACPI being enabled by default. There are plans to
 >  provide a GENERIC.NOACPI by default for systems without working ACPI.
 >  
 >  Please try to disable ACPI with userconf (boot -c).
 
 Other options you could try are (in that order):
 
 1.) Update the BIOS. In took quite a few BIOS updates before MPACPI
     worked on my 440BX chipset motherboard a few years back.
 
 2.) Disable ACPI support in the BIOS.
 
        Kind regards
 
 -- 
 Matthias Scheler                                  http://zhadum.org.uk/
 

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