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Re: early crash on indigo2 fix breaks indy ...

To: Ulf Carlsson <ulfc@calypso.engr.sgi.com>
Subject: Re: early crash on indigo2 fix breaks indy ...
From: Florian Lohoff <flo@rfc822.org>
Date: Mon, 24 Apr 2000 13:24:33 +0200
Cc: Florian Lohoff <flo@oss.sgi.com>, linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <20000424132221.D2583@paradigm.rfc822.org>; from Florian Lohoff on Mon, Apr 24, 2000 at 01:22:21PM +0200
Organization: rfc822 - pure communication
References: <20000406181353Z305167-1649+66@oss.sgi.com> <Pine.LNX.4.21.0004240346370.23887-100000@calypso.engr.sgi.com> <20000424132221.D2583@paradigm.rfc822.org>
Sender: owner-linuxmips@oss.sgi.com
On Mon, Apr 24, 2000 at 01:22:21PM +0200, Florian Lohoff wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 24, 2000 at 03:49:21AM -0700, Ulf Carlsson wrote:
> > > Modified files:
> > >   arch/mips/arc  : memory.c 
> > > 
> > > Log message:
> > >   Fix early crash on SGI_IP22 due to not reserving kernel
> > >   pages in the boomem setup
> > 
> > This breaks on my Indy.  What machine are you using?  Do we know whether the
> > part of memory where the kernel is loaded is reported as free memory from 
> > the
> > prom or should we add some tests?

BTW: allocating/preserving the pages twice (once per arc-prom and 
once afterwards shouldnt hurt at all.

Flo
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Florian Lohoff          flo@rfc822.org                  +49-subject-2-change
"Technology is a constant battle between manufacturers producing bigger and
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