benh's kernel is unable to compile.

Benjamin Herrenschmidt benh at
Tue Oct 30 20:17:24 EST 2001

>FYI I built 2.4.14-pre2-ben0 out of rsync about 2 hours ago and it seems
>to be working. It does get some IDE errors about lost IRQs during bootup
>that didn't happen with 2.4.13-ben0. Eventually it said "ide0: reset"
>and now appears to be working normally. This is on a Powebook G4.

That's absolutely not normal. Can you send me a dmesg log of this
situation ? The ide:reset will have disabled DMA, thus causing your
to be very slow.

If you re-enable DMA later one (hdparm -d1 /dev/hda), to you again
get lost IRQs & ide reset or does it stick ?


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