When are machine checks suppose to be recoverable?
kumar.gala at freescale.com
Thu Aug 18 13:42:12 EST 2005
On Aug 17, 2005, at 5:30 PM, David Woodhouse wrote:
> On Thu, 2005-08-18 at 07:44 +1000, Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:
>> On Wed, 2005-08-17 at 09:00 -0500, Kumar Gala wrote:
>>> David's 8250 cleanup patch made me wondering when are machine checks
>>> suppose to recoverable? General class of conditions is what I'm
>>> looking for here.
>>> Is David's case due to some PCI master abort or something else?
>> Might be some issue on SMP machines...
> Yeah, that'll probably be the reason it turns out _not_ to be
> recoverable despite our expectations. But that wasn't Kumar's
David's right, that wasn't my question :) I was asking more about
what cases do we actually recover and that is considered correct
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