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Re: [Xen-devel] byg report : "console=com1" and "Unknown interrupt"

To: Adam Sulmicki <adam@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] byg report : "console=com1" and "Unknown interrupt"
From: Keir Fraser <Keir.Fraser@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 22 Nov 2004 22:15:28 +0000
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> hello,
>       I'm booting xen on iTuner over serial console. It seems to me
>       that it is bug that unless I explictly specify "console=com1"
>       I get unhelpfull message "Unknown Interrupt" and halt (infinite
>       loop).
> sh-2.05b# /sbin/kexec -e
> Starting new kernel
> Unknown interrupt
>       adding "console=com1" fixes this problem for me so I doubt it
>       I'm going to look at it any closer, but I though I would to
>       submit it any way in case someone wants to make the error message
>       more obvious or something.

Most prople want VGA console so we don;t want to remove it as a
default option. Perhaps the VGA-probe code needs fixing for your

 -- Keir

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