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Re: 2.6.8 + SMP + dac960 problem

On Sat, Feb 26, 2005 at 07:44:55AM +1030, David Monro wrote:
> Hi,
> I've just acquired a DS20 with 2 cpus and a couple of dac960 
> controllers. Done a debian base install from the latest netinst release 
> candidate, all worked fine (except it didn't find the cd drive on the 
> sym53c8xx controller until I loaded the module manually). Then I 
> installed the 2.6.8 smp kernel kernel (2.6.8-1-smp off the cd, but also 
> see exactly the same problem with the latetest  2.6.8-2-smp  package, 
> 2.6.8-7). It hangs striaght after printing the banner:
> [....]
I have the same problem on different hardware - uniprocessor kernel works, 
SMP doesn't.

I think we might have to wait a short while till we have dual processor
machines available for the maintainers to use.

Uniprocessor kernel is a workaround for now, anyway.
> Anyone seen this before? Anyone have an SMP  box with a dac960 working 
> with the
> latest kernels?
> 	David

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