Irq 19 / ATA interrupt storm
barney_cordoba at yahoo.com
Tue Jul 28 13:12:43 UTC 2009
--- On Tue, 7/28/09, Barney Cordoba <barney_cordoba at yahoo.com> wrote:
> From: Barney Cordoba <barney_cordoba at yahoo.com>
> Subject: Irq 19 / ATA interrupt storm
> To: current at freebsd.org
> Date: Tuesday, July 28, 2009, 5:47 AM
> I'm been googling this problem and it seems to go back to
> early 6.x
> releases, and I've yet to find any intelligent answer to
> the problem.
> I have the problem on an intel 5520 chipset (Tylersburg).
> Enabling the second SATA controller, which is required to
> use the SATA CD, causes the storm
> on interrupt 19. With USB enabled it appears under vmstat
> as a uhio
> interrupt; with USB disabled it appears as an atapci1
> interrupt. The CD shows up as the 3rd master.
> Has anyone come up with a solution? It seems way too common
> to be ignored for so long.
Just for the sake of the archive, I corrected this problem by
porting back the latest sata definitions. It seems that if the
SATA is set up generically on the intel chipset the interrupt storm
is the result.
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