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Re: problems with 2.4.2x on alpha.



On Tue, May 04, 2004 at 04:31:01PM +0200, Maciej Matysiak wrote:
> 
> # lspci 
> pcilib: Cannot open /sys/bus/pci/devices
> 0000:00:03.0 Ethernet controller: Digital Equipment Corporation DECchip 21142/43 (rev 30)
> 0000:00:07.0 ISA bridge: Contaq Microsystems 82c693
> 0000:00:07.1 IDE interface: Contaq Microsystems 82c693
> 0000:00:07.2 IDE interface: Contaq Microsystems 82c693
> 0000:00:07.3 USB Controller: Contaq Microsystems 82c693
> 0000:00:14.0 PCI bridge: Digital Equipment Corporation DECchip 21152 (rev 02)
> 0000:01:04.0 SCSI storage controller: QLogic Corp. ISP1020 Fast-wide SCSI (rev 05)
> 0000:01:0a.0 VGA compatible controller: Matrox Graphics, Inc. MGA G200 (rev 01)

Uh, why is the graphics card behind the bridge? This may result in poor
graphical performance (under X) if left there.

BEFORE you move it to one of the "top" three slots (all in front of the
bridge), tell SRM:

	>>> set pci_device_override -1

otherwise, SRM may complain and not let you boot.

Good luck.

 --Jay++

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