Created attachment 145613 [details]
Patch for 4.4 kernel
I was having the same troubles described above with RHEL4 on xeon2 which has
this combination of cards. I applied both sym53c8xx patches which corrected the
issue; the PCI bus master patch was not needed for proper operation. The
following two patches are from the original BZ.
(In reply to comment #1)
> Created an attachment (id=145613) 
> Patch for 4.4 kernel
I have verified that this patch applies cleanly and compiles. We'll call it a
regression and set the beta-blocker flag to (?) and see what happens.
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QE ack for RHEL4.5.
committed in stream U5 build 44. A test kernel with this patch is available from
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
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