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Old 03-26-2005, 11:12 AM   #1
mingy
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Angry Checking for Hlt instruction


Got an P4 2.8 Ghz DualCore System

Using a 2.6.11.5 vanilla kernel but happens with other kernels too.

The System hangs during boot up after

Checking for 'hlt' Instruction ... OK

I know this could happen to old systems but i've never exprienced it at a system that new

would be glad for help,

greetz,

mingy
 
Old 03-27-2005, 04:51 AM   #2
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Since dualcore doesn't exist yet, I can see why halting it wouldn't work. 2nd quarter of 2005/beginning of 2006 is the release. Give hardware spec's in detail please.
 
Old 03-27-2005, 05:40 AM   #3
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ok,

actually i have a Pentium 4 2.8 GHZ Hyperthreading(actually this is a dualcore system).

greetz,

mingy
 
Old 03-27-2005, 05:47 AM   #4
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hlt is a module that can be disabled in the kernel. Disable and recompile the kernel if it's causing problems.
 
  


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