Bug 215150 - MP-BIOS BUG: 8254 timer not connected to IO-APIC
Summary: MP-BIOS BUG: 8254 timer not connected to IO-APIC
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel
Version: 6
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Dave Jones
QA Contact: Brian Brock
: 215151 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2006-11-11 15:36 UTC by Aleksander Pronkiewicz
Modified: 2015-01-04 22:29 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2006-11-12 07:34:36 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
screenshot from booting (43.69 KB, image/jpeg)
2006-11-11 15:36 UTC, Aleksander Pronkiewicz
no flags Details

Description Aleksander Pronkiewicz 2006-11-11 15:36:48 UTC
Description of problem:
While booting on laptop Fujitsu Siemens Amilo A1650G there seems to be a certain
problem. This problem persisted durign few kernel updates, but was once
revsolved while I was using FC5 with a certain kernel (it was like third last
kernel for FC5).

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
FC6, but was also present in FC5 during circa 2 kernel updates.

How reproducible:
Install FC6 (or a proper version of FC5) on Fujitsu Siemens Amilo A1650G.

Steps to Reproduce:
Actual results:

Expected results:

Additional info:
I attach screenshot form booting.

Comment 1 Aleksander Pronkiewicz 2006-11-11 15:36:49 UTC
Created attachment 140964 [details]
screenshot from booting

Comment 2 Dave Jones 2006-11-12 07:30:57 UTC
*** Bug 215151 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 3 Dave Jones 2006-11-12 07:34:36 UTC
as the message suggests, this is a BIOS bug rather than a Linux bug.
We attempt to work around the bug, so if you aren't seeing anything broken, just
ignore it.

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