Re: Problem Report 2.4.23 ACPI and ASUS TRL-DLS

From: Stephan von Krawczynski
Date: Mon Dec 01 2003 - 11:11:49 EST

On 30 Nov 2003 03:45:48 -0500
Len Brown <len.brown@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> On Sat, 2003-11-29 at 12:10, Stephan von Krawczynski wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> > I just found out that enabling ACPI (kernel 2.4.23) on an ASUS TRL-DLS
> > board
> > leads to a failing boot, caused by not configuring the onboard scsi
> > aic
> > interfaces. In fact they are simply gone from the pci list (no
> > kidding).
> > Disabling ACPI leads to a perfectly working box with:
> Did earlier 2.4 or 2.6 kernels with ACPI configured work properly on
> this box?

Hello Len,

sorry for delayed answer.
Actually I never tried 2.6 on this box. Regarding earlier 2.4 I can only tell
you that SuSE 9.0 kernel (some patched 2.4.21-whoeverdidwhatever) does not boot
either with acpi-enabled.

> Does the failing kernel do any better if you tell it to boot with
> "pci=noacpi"

Yes, works.

> or "noapic"?

No, does not work.

Hope that helps.

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