Machine Check question

Paul Mackerras paulus at
Thu May 22 14:29:50 EST 2003

Ira Weiny writes:

> Is this only on the TiBooks?
> Why would this not be a problem on other pmac laptops?
> BTW, this is a TiBook.

The problem arises when you have an IDE interface with no attached
drives.  Whether this happens depends on the chipset, so it could be a
problem on other pmac laptops.  Ben H. has a patch to fix the problem
which he is trying to get accepted.


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