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Bug 102973 - i8253 count too high
i8253 count too high
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 97000
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
athlon Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Brian Maly
Brian Brock
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Blocks: RHEL3U8CanFix
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Reported: 2003-08-23 19:16 EDT by Chris Ricker
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:06 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2005-06-23 14:19:35 EDT
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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2006:0437 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Important: Updated kernel packages for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 Update 8 2006-07-20 09:11:00 EDT

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Description Chris Ricker 2003-08-23 19:16:42 EDT
This is an HP Pavilion 4400 series laptop (more-or-less standard Athlon / ALI


When I boot up, and as I run, dmesg gets multiple of the following message:

i8253 count too high! resetting..
i8253 count too high! resetting..
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2003-08-25 13:57:54 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 97000 ***
Comment 2 Ernie Petrides 2005-06-23 14:19:35 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 97000 ***
Comment 3 Ernie Petrides 2006-04-06 23:16:19 EDT
A fix for this problem has just been committed to the RHEL3 U8
patch pool this evening (in kernel version 2.4.21-40.6.EL).

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