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Re: [Xen-devel] USB disk corruption on Xen 4.1.0 & Linux

On Thu, Jun 09, 2011 at 02:11:27PM +0100, Anthony Wright wrote:
> I've got things running on a number of systems now, and have tried a
> number of combinations. I have changed machines and USB memory sticks,
> and the fault seems to be related to the machine rather than the memory
> stick. I have 3 machines with >4GB ram & 2 memory sticks, changing
> memory sticks doesn't have any effect, but only two out of the three
> machines I tried has a problem, the third works fine.

One of them was an MCP61 based (BIOSTAR) and the other is
SB600 (Gigabyte gs_ma69vm_s2) Southbridge. Both are AMD based ... and
I vagually remember something about quirks for those boards for the AHCI

Let me see if I can reproduce this issue on my box next week.
> I have previously attached the lspci -vvv for one of the machines that
> fails, and the lspci -vvv for the second machine is attached to an email
> relating to the screen corruption problems I was having a few days ago

Right, and the screen corruption was due to a lacking patch (the VGA support).
> (Screen corruption and crash at boot with Xen 4.1.0 & linux 2.6.39 on
> some systems).

There was a crash too? What was that due too?

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