Linux 2.4.27-pre6-bk hangs on MPC8540 board

Conor McLoughlin cml3227 at
Fri Aug 13 08:18:34 EST 2004

Disable the cache. The processor uses a burst access to fill a cache line.


Cordes, Aaron M wrote:
> Is there a way in Linux or the 8540 to prevent burst accesses, in order
> to test whether they are the problem?  I scanned the processor's
> reference manual, but I didn't see anything that would let me do this.

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