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Re: [patch] linux 2.4.5: Make __dbe_table available to modules

To: "Maciej W. Rozycki" <>
Subject: Re: [patch] linux 2.4.5: Make __dbe_table available to modules
From: "Gleb O. Raiko" <>
Date: Mon, 13 Aug 2001 22:11:03 +0400
Cc: Ralf Baechle <>, Harald Koerfgen <>, Keith Owens <>,,
Organization: NIISI RAN
References: <>

"Maciej W. Rozycki" wrote:
>  The MIPS architecture defines the bus error exception event for data
> reads and instruction fetches only.  Writes are asynchronous so errors on
> them cannot be reported exactly -- some MIPS documentation recommends
> using a general-purpose interrupt line for such events.

DBE is treated as ACK* on write. Some HW design manuals advise to use
this fact even.


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