ia64/72128: 5.3-beta6 doesn't boot
arun.sharma at intel.com
Fri Oct 8 17:50:28 PDT 2004
The following reply was made to PR ia64/72128; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Arun Sharma <arun.sharma at intel.com>
To: Mark Linimon <linimon at freebsd.org>
Cc: axboe at kernel.dk, freebsd-bugs at freebsd.org,
freebsd-gnats-submit at freebsd.org
Subject: Re: ia64/72128: 5.3-beta6 doesn't boot
Date: Fri, 08 Oct 2004 17:44:56 -0700
On 10/8/2004 2:24 PM, Arun Sharma wrote:
> On 10/7/2004 11:02 PM, Mark Linimon wrote:
>> This may be processor-specific.
> I just tested that the 5.3-beta7 works fine on a 4 way Tiger with 1GB
> RAM. I don't think there have been critical bug fixes between beta6 and
> beta7 that affect the tiger. Also, on a 4GB machine, FreeBSD ignores RAM
> above 1GB.
I meant to say FreeBSD ignores RAM above 4GB physical. So depending on your memory map, this may or may not be a problem.
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