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From: Sachin Sant <sachinp@in.ibm.com>
To: David.Woodhouse@intel.com
Cc: LKML <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>,
	Stephen Rothwell <sfr@canb.auug.org.au>,
	linux-next@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: Next May 13:[drivers/base/firmware*] Bug while booting on x86
Date: Thu, 14 May 2009 21:12:25 +0530	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <4A0C3BE1.609@in.ibm.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <4A0BACCA.5050103@in.ibm.com>

Sachin Sant wrote:
> Could be because of the following patch which last changed the
> code in question.
>
> firmware: speed up request_firmware()
> http://patchwork.kernel.org/patch/17531/
>
> I will try reverting this patch and check if that helps.
The above mentioned patch seems to be the culprit. If i back out that
patch, the machine boots fine.

David let me know if i can provide any information to debug this
issue.

Thanks
-Sachin

-- 

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Sachin Sant
IBM Linux Technology Center
India Systems and Technology Labs
Bangalore, India
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  reply	other threads:[~2009-05-14 15:42 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2009-05-13  6:48 linux-next: Tree for May 13 Stephen Rothwell
2009-05-13 13:06 ` Next May 13:[drivers/base/firmware*] Bug while booting on x86 Sachin Sant
2009-05-14  5:31   ` Sachin Sant
2009-05-14 15:42     ` Sachin Sant [this message]
2009-05-14 15:54   ` David Woodhouse
2009-05-15 11:28     ` Sachin Sant

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