IOAPIC and interrupt vector handler change

Hasso Tepper hasso at
Fri Jul 10 06:26:32 PDT 2009

Sepherosa Ziehau wrote:
> Hi all,
> Please test following branch:
> Two things need testing:
> 1) Whether it works with your current kernel config
> 2) Whether it works with SMP+APIC_IO, if APIC_IO didn't work for you.

I don't think that there's a point for me to test IO_APIC on my desktop? 
Ie with mptable like this:

Which also makes me wonder ... Shouldn't it be made automatic? Without 
kernel option and stuff? If mptable is a crap, it's reverted to 8259? 
IMHO we have too many kernel options anyway ... ;)

Hasso Tepper

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