HP 380 G4 - ciss kernel page fault.

John Baldwin jhb at freebsd.org
Tue Apr 27 21:27:53 UTC 2010

On Tuesday 27 April 2010 9:30:12 am kama wrote:
> Hi.
> I have problem when probing the ciss device. Causing a kernel panic. This
> happened when I upgraded from 6.3 to 7.3-stable. Booting the old kernel
> works. So something has changed. I am also getting the error on both the
> 7.3 and the 8.0 install cd's.
> The ciss that causing the problem is a Smart Array 6404 and its the addon
> card that it faults at. The server disconnect it due to an error. But
> since it works on 6.3 it is something that have changed. FreeBSD should
> not panic, it should just disable it.
> Also I tried to disable the card in the BIOS, but FreeBSD try to probe it
> anyway and panic.
> This whats comes up on a verbose boot through the ILO remote console.
> (typed in manually from a screenshot)
> ciss2: <HP Smart Array 6400 EM> port 0x6400-0x64ff mem
> 0xfdf70000-0xfdf71fff irq 98 at device 5.0 on pcill
> ciss2: Reserved 0x2000 bytes for rid 0x10 type 3 at 0xfdf70000
> pci11: child ciss2 requested type 3 for rid 0, but the BAR says it is an
> ioport
> ciss2: can't allocate config window
> kernel trap 12 with interupts disabled

Can you get the ciss2 boot messages from a working 6.x kernel?

John Baldwin

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