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Re: The perennial bus error IRQ :-)

To: Ariel Faigon <ariel@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com>
Subject: Re: The perennial bus error IRQ :-)
From: ralf@uni-koblenz.de
Date: Tue, 13 Jan 1998 02:50:04 +0100
Cc: linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <199801122148.NAA59443@oz.engr.sgi.com>; from Ariel Faigon on Mon, Jan 12, 1998 at 01:48:46PM -0800
References: <199801122130.NAA79891@oz.engr.sgi.com> <199801122148.NAA59443@oz.engr.sgi.com>
Sender: owner-linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
On Mon, Jan 12, 1998 at 01:48:46PM -0800, Ariel Faigon wrote:

> :Going over the linux archives I see over 5 emails
> :[deleted]
> 
> Sorry for following up my own message... I realize that
> there can be multiple reasons for this bus error IRQ.
> I just have the feeling some people are hitting bus
> errors that were already fixed just because they are
> using an old precompiled kernel.

I think all the bus errors have been fixed.  I also think I know the
reason for the reported  ``--UNEXPECTED INTERRUPT'' thing on reboot.
Not tested, though, no time ...  Just move the cli() calls in the
functions in arch/mips/sgi/prom/misc.c up before reseting the wd33c93.

  Ralf

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