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Re: Indy crashes

To: Ralf Baechle <ralf@oss.sgi.com>
Subject: Re: Indy crashes
From: Ken Wills <kenwills@mailbag.com>
Date: Wed, 2 Feb 2000 21:35:54 -0600
Cc: linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <20000203021018.A25786@uni-koblenz.de>
References: <20000203021018.A25786@uni-koblenz.de>
Sender: owner-linuxmips@oss.sgi.com
This is from an Indy running 2.3.21. I've had no stability problems, but the 
machine
isn't doing much yet.

[root@boger /proc]# cat cpuinfo
cpu                     : MIPS
cpu model               : R4600 V2.0
system type             : SGI Indy
BogoMIPS                : 133.12
byteorder               : big endian
unaligned accesses      : 0
wait instruction        : yes
microsecond timers      : no
extra interrupt vector  : no
hardware watchpoint     : no
VCED exceptions         : not available
VCEI exceptions         : not available
[root@boger /proc]#

[root@boger /proc]# uname -a
Linux boger.yaberk.int 2.3.21 #2 Sun Jan 16 02:02:46 CST 2000 mips
unknown


* Ralf Baechle (ralf@oss.sgi.com) [000202 21:22]:
> Today I exchanged the R5000 CPU module in my Indy against a R4600 module
> and found that on R4600SC the kernel runs reliable while it crashs pretty
> soon after booting on a R5000SC module.  This is consistent with the
> reports that I've looked at.
> 
> I'd appreciate some more reports from people who did upgrade from a
> kernel older than 2.3.11 to 2.3.11 or newer.  Do you experience crashes
> with the newer kernel?  What type of CPU are you using?
> 
> Thanks,
> 
>   Ralf

-- 

Ken

Ken Wills
kenwills@mailbag.com

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