LKML Archive on lore.kernel.org
help / color / mirror / Atom feed
From: Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@kernel.crashing.org>
To: Gerhard Pircher <gerhard_pircher@gmx.net>
Cc: airlied@linux.ie, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	dri-devel@lists.sourceforge.net, linuxppc-dev@ozlabs.org
Subject: Re: [BUG/RFC/PATCH] drm: Fix for non-coherent DMA PowerPC
Date: Tue, 04 Mar 2008 07:44:11 +1100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <1204577051.21545.12.camel@pasglop> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20080303195117.7040@gmx.net>


On Mon, 2008-03-03 at 20:51 +0100, Gerhard Pircher wrote:
> > Remove the GFP_HIGHMEM from the above. It looks like our cache
> > flushing isn't going to work for highmem, it would need some
> > kmap's for that.

> Yes, it looks like this was the problem. No kernel oops anymore.
> The machine locks up anyway (which is a well known hardware problem).
> It doesn't lock up with CPPIOMode=true, but probably only because the
> initialization of DRI fails with "BAD cp_mode (f0000000)!".

Damn, I wonder why you insist trying to make that machine work :-) The
hardware is just totally busted.

Ben.



  reply	other threads:[~2008-03-03 20:45 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-11-25 23:41 [RFC/PATCH] " Benjamin Herrenschmidt
2008-03-02 11:05 ` [BUG/RFC/PATCH] " Gerhard Pircher
2008-03-02 20:47   ` Benjamin Herrenschmidt
2008-03-02 22:30     ` Gerhard Pircher
2008-03-02 22:54       ` Benjamin Herrenschmidt
2008-03-02 22:56       ` Benjamin Herrenschmidt
2008-03-03 19:51         ` Gerhard Pircher
2008-03-03 20:44           ` Benjamin Herrenschmidt [this message]
2008-03-03 21:37             ` Gerhard Pircher

Reply instructions:

You may reply publicly to this message via plain-text email
using any one of the following methods:

* Save the following mbox file, import it into your mail client,
  and reply-to-all from there: mbox

  Avoid top-posting and favor interleaved quoting:
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Posting_style#Interleaved_style

* Reply using the --to, --cc, and --in-reply-to
  switches of git-send-email(1):

  git send-email \
    --in-reply-to=1204577051.21545.12.camel@pasglop \
    --to=benh@kernel.crashing.org \
    --cc=airlied@linux.ie \
    --cc=dri-devel@lists.sourceforge.net \
    --cc=gerhard_pircher@gmx.net \
    --cc=linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org \
    --cc=linuxppc-dev@ozlabs.org \
    --subject='Re: [BUG/RFC/PATCH] drm: Fix for non-coherent DMA PowerPC' \
    /path/to/YOUR_REPLY

  https://kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/docs/git-send-email.html

* If your mail client supports setting the In-Reply-To header
  via mailto: links, try the mailto: link

This is a public inbox, see mirroring instructions
for how to clone and mirror all data and code used for this inbox;
as well as URLs for NNTP newsgroup(s).