Re: [panic] "Cheetah error trap taken" with Debian 2.6.24 kernel
On Tuesday 10 June 2008, David Miller wrote:
> From: Frans Pop <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Date: Tue, 10 Jun 2008 00:03:53 +0200
> > Cheetah error trap taken afsr afar
> > [000007f900800000] TPC[553f94] TNPC[553f98] O7
> > TSTATE
> > TPC<pci_get_rom_size+0x18/0xc4>
> pci_get_rom_size() is being called with an I/O address that
> isn't responding. It is being called via pci_map_rom() because
> I see no drivers directly calling pci_get_rom_size().
> Find out what device driver is calling this routine.
Given that the screenshot shows that the line just before the crash
is "radeonfb (0001:02:00.0): ATI Radeon [d" which looks truncated the
most likely candidate looks to be drivers/video/aty/radeon_base.c (in
That function even has some suspicious looking comments immediately above
Finding out for sure would probably require building a custom installer
using a kernel with some added debugging statements. Is that needed?