Re: [Bug report] System lockups on Tyan S2469 and lots of io [smp boot time problems too :(]

From: Vincent Touquet (
Date: Tue Jul 08 2003 - 11:51:25 EST

On Tue, Jul 08, 2003 at 06:41:32PM +0200, Vojtech Pavlik wrote:
>Most likely caused by the slave devices confusing the BIOS cable
>detection. The amd74xx driver can only use what the BIOS tells it. You
>can use 'ide0=ata66' to override the cable detection.

Thanks, that should solve it.

Any idea on what could cause the lockups of my system ?
Some output of vmstat near the hangs, and also stack traces can be found
in this thread:

best regards,

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