Bug 133962 - EDD 3.0 should possibly be disabled on our AMD64 kernels
Summary: EDD 3.0 should possibly be disabled on our AMD64 kernels
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Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel
Version: 3
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Dave Jones
QA Contact: Brian Brock
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Blocks: FC3Target FC4Target
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Reported: 2004-09-28 18:09 UTC by Alan Cox
Modified: 2015-01-04 22:10 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2004-11-17 21:43:24 UTC


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Description Alan Cox 2004-09-28 18:09:37 UTC
Description of problem:

Fedora Core 2 works fine (as it was without EDD support) while several
setups I've played with seem to crash in the EDD asm calls very early
in boot on AMD64.  The Acard SCSI firmware has this problem. JGarzik
also reported a 30 second delay on one of his boxes (but not a crash).

Comment 1 Alan Cox 2004-09-29 11:39:13 UTC
Confirmed the trigger is the acard scsi bios.  That at least implies
the problem may be unusual sicne the card is obscure


Comment 2 Dave Jones 2004-10-26 22:53:18 UTC
disabled for FC3.



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