Opened 12 years ago

Closed 12 years ago

Last modified 12 years ago

#25 closed defect (fixed)

SYM8XX.ADD is not ready for APIC

Reported by: Eugene Gorbunoff Owned by: pasha
Priority: major Milestone:
Component: ACPI PSD Version: 3.0
Keywords: Cc:


ACPI 3.00, nVidia high IRQs vs. old drivers

From: mikeforester source:

I finally discovered ACPI 3.00 and installed it. It's nice to see all the high IRQs.

Only problem is, old drivers (SBlive, SYM8XX.ADD) won't load with their new high IRQs. They're both physically on IRQ 11, but with the new ACPI they're mapped to 17 and 18, respectively. The drivers can't find the hardware, although it does show with PCI.EXE. Any tricks to work around this?

I put "REMAP 17 to 10" and "REMAP 18 to 11" in /os2/boot/acpi.cfg, but that didn't seem to do anything.

Also, using the /ALS switch on this motherboard causes the system to hang as soon as ACPI.PSD loads.

Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 12 years ago by Eugene Gorbunoff

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

OK, SYM8XX.ADD is added to the list of drivers not ready for APIC (ACPI-SMP-DRV.doc)

comment:2 Changed 12 years ago by anonymous

Is there no way to just prevent ACPI.PSD from changing the IRQ?

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