Worked in RELENG_5, fails in RELENG_6
jhb at FreeBSD.org
Wed Nov 30 04:36:37 GMT 2005
On Nov 29, 2005, at 10:50 PM, David Kelly wrote:
> On Nov 29, 2005, at 5:10 PM, Alex Zbyslaw wrote:
>> David Kelly wrote:
>>> Could I
>>> boot a 5.4 CDROM to test ACPI?
>> Yes you could. I did this the other day on a machine that doesn't
>> even have a disk yet ;-) acpidump is there. Select fixit then
>> live file system (if memory serves) but you probably knew that !
> Problem solved, but I've been working on it too hard not to share
> the story which might be useful:
> Without hw.physmem="2G" its now finding the full memory load so I
> don't know what was happening previously.
Actually, this is the second report I've had that setting hw.physmem
interacts badly with ACPI. The other report I had resulted in a
kernel panic if it was set to 3G.
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