DragonFly bugs List (threaded) for 2009-06
Re: can't mount root disk with ACPI enabled
User-Agent: tin/1.8.3-20070201 ("Scotasay") (UNIX) (DragonFly/2.3.1-DEVELOPMENT (i386))
Date: 04 Jun 2009 10:59:09 GMT
X-Trace: 1244113149 crater_reader.dragonflybsd.org 881 22.214.171.124
Xref: crater_reader.dragonflybsd.org dragonfly.bugs:10237
Sepherosa Ziehau <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 4, 2009 at 2:28 PM, Johannes Hofmann
> <email@example.com> wrote:
>> Sepherosa Ziehau <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>>> Just noticed that even with revision
>>>> I still can't mount the root disk iff I load usb modules (usb, ehci,
>>>> umass) during boot via /boot/loader.conf - which I normally don't to
>>>> allow CPU to enter C3 state.
>>> You box is UP, so only i8254 is used. C3 does not affect the i8254
>>> interrupt timer.
>> Right, but usb modules prevent the CPU from entering C3 generally
>> (As far as I know it's a bus mastering DMA thing).
>>>> So maybe this is just some sort of timing problem?
>>>> Is anyone else seeing this? I guess thinkpads are quite common here.
>>> This looks very strange, could you give me the bootverbose dmesgs:
>>> w/ ACPI, w/o usb modules
>>> w/o ACPI, w/ usb modules
>>> I think using these two combinition, your box is booting?
> Is ad0 detected w/ ACPI and w/ usb modules?
Ah, just noticed that it's detected as ad1 in that case:
Unfortunately boot -v doesn't work here because it loops detecting the