RE: processor module locks up hyperthreading enabled machine

From: Pallipadi, Venkatesh
Date: Wed Oct 12 2005 - 20:01:23 EST

1) Does this problem go way if you boot with maxcpus=1?
2) Does the problem go away if you not load the acpi processor module?

Looks somewhat similar to


>-----Original Message-----
>From: linux-kernel-owner@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
>[mailto:linux-kernel-owner@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Reinhard Nissl
>Sent: Wednesday, October 12, 2005 2:30 PM
>To: linux-kernel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
>Subject: processor module locks up hyperthreading enabled machine
>I have this problem here on my system since starting to use kernel
>2.6.13's release candidats. Attached you'll find the console output of
>SuSE kernels 2.6.13 (OpenSuSE 10.0) and (OpenSuSE 10.1). The
>latter is "identical" to the output of a self compiled kernel
>2.6.14-rc4, with the .config taken from's /proc/config.gz.
>How can I further assist in solving this issue?
>Dipl.-Inform. (FH) Reinhard Nissl
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