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RE: [Xen-ia64-devel] crash while initializing balloon driver

To: "Alex Williamson" <alex.williamson@xxxxxx>
Subject: RE: [Xen-ia64-devel] crash while initializing balloon driver
From: "Zhang, Jingke" <jingke.zhang@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 5 Jan 2007 12:26:01 +0800
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Okay Alex,
    I will try 13117 as you said. Thanks!


>-----Original Message-----
>From: Alex Williamson [mailto:alex.williamson@xxxxxx]
>Sent: Friday, January 05, 2007 12:22 PM
>To: Zhang, Jingke
>Cc: xen-ia64-devel
>Subject: RE: [Xen-ia64-devel] crash while initializing balloon driver
>On Thu, 2007-01-04 at 21:02 -0700, Alex Williamson wrote:
>> On Fri, 2007-01-05 at 11:31 +0800, Zhang, Jingke wrote:
>> > Hi Alex,
>> >     With the new Cset#13122, I met the xen0's crash even
>> > dom0_memQ2M. My elilo.conf and the serial port information are in
>> > the attachments. Thank you.
>>    Can you verify that it works with Isaku's patch here:
>> It works on HP systems as long as I don't specify a dom0_mem= that
>> leaves gaps in the memory map, I was hoping it would be true in the
>> interim for other systems as well.  Thanks,
>  Actually, looking more closely at your attached log, this cset may be
>the culprit:
>Does reverting this cset allow you to boot (hg export 13117 | patch -p1
>-R)?  The balloon driver crash occurs much later in dom0 bootup.  Looks
>like we should probably only set the noncache flag if the WB attribute
>is not present since a range can have both WB and UC set.  Thanks,
>       Alex
>Alex Williamson                             HP Open Source & Linux Org.

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