Re: 2.4.18 ooops when modprobe'ing if pci=biosirq

From: Eric Van Buggenhaut (
Date: Thu Jun 13 2002 - 05:03:40 EST

On Wed, Jun 12, 2002 at 10:36:51AM +0100, Alan Cox wrote:
> > Loading modules: 3c59x Unable to handle kernel paging request at
> > virtual address 00009a28
> > printing eip:
> > c00f7241
> > *pde = 00000000
> That looks like a bios32 bug not a linux one

Indeed. There seemed to be a problem with IRQ routing in the BIOS. I
updated it and it now works fine. Sorry for the noise.

Still I don't know why the ethernet pci cards worked fine before the
BIOS update and not the CardBus bridge ...


> What chipset motherboard ?

P133 - motherboard is Biostar MB-8500TAC/SMC

eric@linex:~$ /sbin/lspci
00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation 430FX - 82437FX TSC [Triton I] (rev 02)
00:07.0 ISA bridge: Intel Corporation 82371FB PIIX ISA [Triton I] (rev 02)
00:07.1 IDE interface: Intel Corporation 82371FB PIIX IDE [Triton I] (rev 02)
00:08.0 Ethernet controller: 3Com Corporation 3c900B-TPO [Etherlink XL TPO] (rev 04)
00:09.0 CardBus bridge: Ricoh Co Ltd RL5c475 (rev 80)

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