Created attachment 413845 [details]
Call trace during install
Description of problem:
Hpet_next_event warning call traces during install of RHEL6.0-20100512.0_nfs-Server-x86_64
- Seen in snapshot 3 as well.
- Seen in snapshot 2 on installing with nmi_watchdog=0 as snapshot2 has problem of 574570
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Install RHEL6.0-20100512.0_nfs-Server-x86_64 on Dell PoweEdge R210(dell-per210-01.lab.bos.redhat.com)
2.Watch console for the call trace
Call traces on console
No call trace
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release. Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release. This request is not yet committed for
It turns out that this is due to an Intel chipset HW issue.
There are some patches upstream that can be backported to work around the issue.
I will attach a patchset shortly.
Created attachment 416955 [details]
RHEL6 fix for this issue
*** Bug 595968 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
*** Bug 595965 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Patch(es) available on kernel-2.6.32-32.el6
installed RHEL6.0-20100909.1-x86_64 on dell-per210-01.lab.bos.redhat.com, no call trace on console. Verified.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0 is now available and should resolve
the problem described in this bug report. This report is therefore being closed
with a resolution of CURRENTRELEASE. You may reopen this bug report if the
solution does not work for you.