PII SMP system hangs during boot with ACPI enabled
jdp at polstra.com
Mon Nov 24 13:49:15 PST 2003
On 24-Nov-2003 Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:
> In message <XFMail.20031124130939.jdp at polstra.com>, John Polstra writes:
>>I put kern.timecounter.hardware="i8254" into /boot/loader.conf, but
>>it didn't make any difference. Are you sure it even works from
>>loader.conf? From the sources it looks like this is a sysctl rather
>>than a tunable. I could change it to a tunable, though, if you
>>think it's worthwhile.
> It would be rather complicated to make it a tunable. Far easier to
> go into the ACPI timecounter and just give it a negative quality,
> that will disable it.
Thanks for the tip! I did as you suggested, but it didn't cure the
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