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Date: Wed, 4 May 2005 17:42:27 +0100
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On Wed, May 04, 2005 at 10:22:08AM -0400, Bryan Althouse wrote:

> Thanks for your help.  Yes I do need SMP.  Jason Liu of PMC did a check on
> my serial number, and found that I have rev 1.1 silicon.  He says I need rev
> 1.2 in order to use a 2.6.x kernel.  I have shipped my hardware back to them
> for an upgrade.  Hopefully, I'll be back in business in a week or two.

That is correct.  Earlier revisions didn't implement some functionality
that is crucial to SMP.  Since only PMC and a small number outside parties
have pre-1.2 silicon I agreed with PMC to not try to support earlier


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