nforce2 vs. apic

Jon Noack noackjr at
Fri Sep 24 07:54:44 PDT 2004

Andriy Gapon wrote:
> on 24.09.2004 00:14 Andrew J Caines said the following:
>> Yesterday I gave APIC a try on my nForce2 based K7 Triton GA-7N400-L
>> single processor motherboard while fighting a video problem and with
>> APIC booted 5.3-BETA5 fine (but didn't fix my problem). In case it makes
>> any difference, I loaded the module from the bootloader.
> can it be possible that you confused APIC and ACPI ?
> as someone suggested, all we need now is a third thing named APCI :-)

The Creative/Ensoniq AudioPCI (es137x) is sometimes called APCI (for
example, that is the driver name from the OSS folks).  I was really
confused there for a while...


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