Re[6]: Support of AMD 762?

From: Eugene Kuznetsov (
Date: Thu May 02 2002 - 20:11:22 EST

Hello Dave,

Thursday, May 02, 2002, 5:44:09 PM, you wrote:

DJ> On Fri, May 03, 2002 at 01:36:16AM +0100, Alan Cox wrote:
DJ> > > Setting 2 in the phys_id_present_map
DJ> > > ...changing IO-APIC physical APIC ID to 2 ... ok.
DJ> >
DJ> > You are using APIC mode - the $PIR router isnt even involved. The AMD 762
DJ> > BIOS and Software writers guide discusses the MP mode behaviour if you want
DJ> > to look into it further but it looks as if your BIOS is simply horked

DJ> Note the dmesg output mentioned XP's. Either the BIOS is dumb and hasn't
DJ> programmed the namestring properly, or theres a possibility it may be in
DJ> "This isnt a valid SMP setup" mode, and thus not setting up MP table (correctly)

They are MPs. BIOS correctly determines them during bootup
( before LILO ).

Best regards,

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